tetrastich

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tetrastich

(ˈtɛtrəˌstɪk)
n
(Poetry) a poem, stanza, or strophe that consists of four lines
[C16: via Latin from Greek tetrastikhon, from tetra- + stikhos row]
tetrastichic, tetrastichal adj
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(13) The twelfth-century tetrastichs of Theodore Prodromus, she