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A stanza or poem of four lines.
(Poetry) a stanza or poem of four lines, esp one having alternate rhymes
[C16: from French, from quatre four, from Latin quattuor]
a stanza or poem of four lines, usu. with alternate rhymes.
A group of four lines, usually rhymed.
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|Noun||1.||quatrain - a stanza of four lines|
elegiac stanza - a quatrain in iambic pentameter with abab rhyme scheme
heroic stanza - a quatrain consisting of two heroic couplets written in an elevated style; the rhyme scheme is abab
stanza - a fixed number of lines of verse forming a unit of a poem