enjambement

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the continuation of a syntactic unit from one line of verse into the next line without a pause

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This is particularly apparent in matters of enjambement and transitions on the same rhyme, features which Rychner correctly identifies as imparting souplesse and aisance to the versification, by comparison with `la progression elementaire par couplets d'octosyllabes'.