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assonance

Chris Baldick

in The Oxford Dictionary of Literary Terms

Third edition

Published in print January 2008 | ISBN: 9780199208272
Published online January 2008 | e-ISBN: 9780191727177
assonance

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The repetition of identical or similar vowel sounds in the stressed syllables (and sometimes in the following unstressed syllables) of

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Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies

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