POEM

acronym: polar-orbiting earth observation mission (ESA)
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Poem

Originally a metrical composition. However, many modern poets no longer use meter so a more accurate definition might be: a concentrated or charged piece of writing; often featuring stanzas and line breaks.
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poem

[n] - a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines
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Poem

a text which uses features such as rhythm, rhyme or syntax and vocabulary to convey ideas in an intense way. Poets may also use alliteration, figurative language and other techniques. Prose may sometimes be poetic in effect.
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Poem

Po'em noun [ Latin poëma , Greek ..., from ... to make, to compose, to write, especially in verse: confer French poëme .] 1. A metrical composition; a composition in verse written in certain measures, whether in blank verse or in rhyme, and characterized by imagination and poetic ...
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poem

verse form noun a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines
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Poem

• (n.) A composition, not in verse, of which the language is highly imaginative or impassioned; as, a prose poem; the poems of Ossian. • (n.) A metrical composition; a composition in verse written in certain measures, whether in blank verse or in rhyme, and characterized by imagination and poetic diction; -- contradistinguished from prose...
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poem

poem 1. A verbal composition designed to convey experiences, ideas, or emotions in a vivid and imaginative way, characterized by the use of language chosen for its sound and suggestive power and by the use of literary techniques; such as, meter, metaphor, and rhyme. 2. A composition in verse rather than in prose. 3. A literary composition written...
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poem

defined by Samuel Johnson in his great dictionary (1755) as 'The work of a poet; a metrical composition.'
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poem

Piece of imaginative writing in lines with a regular rhythm, usually with a rhyme scheme, less so in modern poetry. These pieces communicate the complete experience of a sensation, a situation, a mood, or an emotion to the reader.
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Poem

Defined by samuel johnson in his great dictionary (1755) as 'the work of a poet
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