found poem

noun

Definition of found poem

: a poem consisting of words found in a nonpoetic context (such as a product label) and usually broken into lines that convey a verse rhythm

First Known Use of found poem

1966, in the meaning defined above

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“Found poem.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/found%20poem. Accessed 6 Mar. 2021.

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