stanza

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From Italian stanza.

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stanza (plural stanzas)

  1. A unit of a poem, written or printed as a paragraph; equivalent to a verse.
  2. (architecture) An apartment or division in a building.
  3. (computing) A structural element in XML
    • 2009, Tim Riley, Adam Goucher, Beautiful Testing: Leading Professionals Reveal How They Improve Software
      Whenever an XMPP client generates an XML stanza, it typically constructs the XML of the stanza by building up a structured document...
    • 2009, John Rittinghouse, James F. Ransome, Cloud Computing: Implementation, Management, and Security
      Technically speaking, federation is the ability for two XMPP servers in different domains to exchange XML stanzas.

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Italian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *stantia (standing, stopping-place), from Latin stare.

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stanza f (plural stanze)

  1. room
  2. stanza

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Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *stantia (standing, stopping-place), from Latin stō, stāre, from Proto-Indo-European *steh₂-.

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stanza f (plural stanzas)

  1. (Rumantsch Grischun, Sursilvan, Surmiran, Vallader) room

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