mono stich

monostich

[mon-uh-stik]
noun
1.
a poem or epigram consisting of a single metrical line.
2.
a single line of poetry.

Origin:
1570–80; < Late Latin monostichum < Greek monóstichon, noun use of neuter of monóstichos consisting of one line of verse. See mono-, stich

monostichic, adjective
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monostich (ˈmɒnəˌstɪk)
 
n
a poem of a single line
 
[C16: via Late Latin from Greek; see mono-, stich]
 
mono'stichic
 
adj

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