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  1. ses·ti·na
    IPA[seˈstēnə]
  2. noun

    • 1. a poem with six stanzas of six lines and a final triplet, all stanzas having the same six words at the line-ends in six different sequences that follow a fixed pattern, and with all six words appearing in the closing three-line envoi.

  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: sestina, plural noun: sestinas

    • noun

      a poem with six stanzas of six lines and a final triplet, all stanzas having the same six words at the line ends in six different sequences.
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