versification

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

verse +‎ -ification

Noun[edit]

versification (countable and uncountable, plural versifications)

  1. (poetry) The act, art, or practice of composing poetic verse; the construction or measure of verse or poetry; metrical composition.
  2. (biblical) The process by which the books of the Bible were divided into verses; a particular way of dividing biblical books into verses

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References[edit]

  • versification in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From versifier.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • (file)

Noun[edit]

versification f (plural versifications)

  1. versification

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