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(Fr., from Malay pantum).

Type of verse quatrain of Malayan origin adapted in Fr. verse by 18th‐cent poet Evariste Parny and by Victor Hugo. The term was used by Ravel to describe 2nd movt. (scherzo) of his pf. trio (1914).

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