versification

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noun ver·si·fi·ca·tion \ˌvər-sə-fə-ˈkā-shən\

Definition of versification

  1. 1 :  the making of verses

  2. 2 a :  metrical structure :  prosody b :  a particular metrical structure or style

  3. 3 :  a version in verse of something originally in prose

Circa 1576

First Known Use of versification

circa 1576


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