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versenoun [C/U]

 us   /vɜrs/
literature writing that is arranged in a rhythmic pattern; poems: [U] She has a talent for writing humorous verse. literature A verse is also one of the parts into which a poem or song is divided: [C] We’ll sing only the first and last verses. literature A verse is also one of the short parts into which the Bible is divided.
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