|Main Entry:||shape poem|
|Part of Speech:||n|
|Definition:||a poem written so the lines form a physical pattern, usu. related to the subject of the poem; also called concrete poem, visual poem|
|Example:||A concrete or shape poem is a poem that forms a picture of the topic or follows the contours of a shape that is suggested by the topic.|
|Usage:||also shape poetry, (n.)|
|an arrangement of five objects, as trees, in a square or rectangle, one at each corner and one in the middle.|
|a calculus or concretion found in the stomach or intestines of certain animals, esp. ruminants, formerly reputed to be an effective remedy for poison.|
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