rime suffisante

noun
rime suf·​fi·​sante | \ˌrēmˌsüfēˈzäⁿt\
plural rimes suffisantes\" \

Definition of rime suffisante 

: end rhyme produced by agreement in sound of an accented final vowel and following final consonant or consonants if any in English, dip and ship, flee and see are rimes suffisantes distinguished from rime riche

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History and Etymology for rime suffisante

French, literally, sufficient rhyme

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rime couée

rimeless

rime riche

rime suffisante

rimfire

Rimini

rimland

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