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 (bä′shō, bä-shô′), Matsuo 1644-1694.
Japanese poet known for his composition of haiku infused with the spirit of Zen Buddhism.
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n, pl basho
(Wrestling) a grand tournament in sumo wrestling
[C20: from Japanese]


(Biography) full name Matsuo Basho, originally Matsuo Munefusa. 1644–94, Japanese poet and travel writer, noted esp for his haiku
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The famous haiku master Matsuo Basho (1644-1694) is generally acknowledged to have looked to Chinese poetry for inspiration, especially the poetry of Li Po (701-762) and Du Fu (712-770).
Each of these 20 classic poems by Issa, Shiki, Basho, and other great haiku masters is paired with a stunning original painting that opens a door to the world of a child's imagination.
Kisenosato, the first Japanese-born wrestler to reach the heights of yokozuna since 1998, decided to throw in the towel after three straight losses in the New Year 'basho' or tournament.
Elena Passarello, Let Me Clear My Throat: Essays (Sarabande Books, 2012) "Walkman," by Michael Robbins, online at (Issue 218, Fall 2016) and the playlist concluding Robbins's Equipment for Living: On Poetry and Pop Music (Simon 8c Schuster 2017), which mixes Matsuo Basho, Beyonce, Gwendolyn Brooks, and the Beastie Boys.
Hakutani dwells on the Japanese haiku's depiction of nature rather than emotion and treats in considerable detail parallels between some of Pound's poems, especially "In a Station of the Metro," and haikus by Fujiwara Sadaiye, Matsuo Basho, and Arakida Moritake (the last of whom is mentioned by Pound in "Vorticism").
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Basho HPP is of 40 MW for which updation of feasibility has been completed.