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Internal Rhyme Definition

Either where a word in the middle of a line of poetry rhymes with the word at the end of the line e.g. The Raven by Edgar Allan Poe or where two words in mid sentence rhyme e.g. 'dawn-drawn' in The Windhover by Gerard Manley Hopkins.


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Other Internal Rhyme Definition

[n] a rhyme between words in the same line

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rhyme, rime