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Petrarchan Sonnet - Definition

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There are 5 syllables in the word Petrarchan Sonnet.
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Poetry Definition

See sonnet.

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Standard Definition

[n] a sonnet consisting of an octave with the rhyme pattern abbaabba, followed by a sestet with the rhyme pattern cdecde or cdcdcd

Synonyms

Italian sonnet - (5 syllables)

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sonnet

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