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Petrarchan sonnet

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noun Pe·trar·chan sonnet \pi-ˈträr-kən-, ˌpē-, (ˌ)pe-\

Definition of Petrarchan sonnet



Origin of petrarchan sonnet

Petrarch (Francesco Petrarca)


First Known Use: circa 1909

Rhymes with petrarchan sonnet


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