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bouts-rimés

[boo-ree-meyz, French boo-ree-mey] /ˌbu riˈmeɪz, French bu riˈmeɪ/
plural noun, Prosody
1.
words or word endings forming a set of rhymes to be used in a given order in the writing of verses.
2.
verses using such a set of rhymes.
Origin of bouts-rimés
1705-1715
1705-15; < French, equivalent to bouts ends (see butt2) + rimés rhymed (see rhyme)
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