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Billy: Australian term referring to tin pot with wire handle to suspend over an open fire in which tea is boiled
Billy Tea: Tea made by Australian bushmen in billy cans.
Parable: Throwing beside or 'placing beside'): A story or short narrative designed to reveal allegorically some religious principle, moral lesson, psychological reality, or general truth. Rather than . . . View Full Definition
Dionysia: The Athenian religious festivals celebrating Dionysus in March-April. Dionysus (Roman Bacchus) was the god of intoxication, celebration, powerful emotion, and loss of self-control. At his fe . . . View Full Definition
Little Willy: A comic verse form, often a quatrain rhyming aabb but really identified by its content, the gruesome fate of 'little willy' or a comparable figure. The form, popularized by harry graham (187 . . . View Full Definition
Metapoetry: Poetry about poetry, especially self-conscious poems that pun on objects or items associated with writing or creating poetry. Among the Romantic and Enlightenment poets, we find puns on leav . . . View Full Definition