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rhyme scheme

the pattern of rhymes used in a poem, usually marked by letters to symbolize correspondences, as rhyme royal, ababbcc.
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1930-35 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • Note, however, that the poem lacks the rhyme scheme and rhythm of a sonnet.
  • Show a peer or teacher that a blues stanza has a rhyme scheme, as well as two lines that repeat and a third line that answers.

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