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hai•ku



Pronunciation: (hī'kOO), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/haiku.html on line 73 [key]
n.,
pl. -ku for 2.

1. a major form of Japanese verse, written in 17 syllables divided into 3 lines of 5, 7, and 5 syllables, and employing highly evocative allusions and comparisons, often on the subject of nature or one of the seasons.
2. a poem written in this form.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/haiku.html on line 124 haiku (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/haiku.html on line 126 haiku (Encyclopedia)

 

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