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alliteration Definitions

noun

the recurrence of the same letter in accented parts of words, as in anglo-saxon alliterative meter.

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  • i have considerable l.b.p.,stenosis, arthritic changes, etc... originally i was prescribed "oxycontin" 80mg.i derived good pain relief, but quickly exhausted my prescription benefit. i inquired of my dr. if there was a suitable substitute, which was substantially (sorry for alliteration)lower in cost. i was introduced to "methadone" and found it to provide comparible relief, @ "dirt cheap" prices. i have continued on methadone, for the last 12 years with good results. everydayhealth.com

  • the surviving body of literature can best be discussed as consisting of several types. eddic writings (see edda) were condensations of ancient lays, in alliterative verse (see alliteration), on old gods and heroes. many of the heroic lays involve the legend of siegfried and brunhild; the mythological lays, focusing on norse gods, include the lay of thrym, a narrative about thor, and the seeress' prophecy, which begins with creation and anticipates the gods' demise. factmonster.com

  • the surviving body of literature can best be discussed as consisting of several types. eddic writings (see edda) were condensations of ancient lays, in alliterative verse (see alliteration), on old gods and heroes. many of the heroic lays involve the legend of siegfried and brunhild; the mythological lays, focusing on norse gods, include the lay of thrym, a narrative about thor, and the seeress' prophecy, which begins with creation and anticipates the gods' demise. infoplease.com