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poem (n.)

1540s (replacing poesy in this sense), from Middle French poème (14c.), from Latin poema "composition in verse, poetry," from Greek poema "fiction, poetical work," literally "thing made or created," early variant of poiema, from poein, poiein, "to make or compose" (see poet). Spelling pome, representing an ignorant pronunciation, is attested from 1856.

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Definitions of poem from WordNet

poem (n.)
a composition written in metrical feet forming rhythmical lines;
Synonyms: verse form
From wordnet.princeton.edu