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what is stanza
A stanza is a group of lines in a poem. A stanza could have 3 lines in it, 2 lines in it, 4 lines in it, but poets rarely use more than 4. Here are some examples:
6 stanzas, 3 or 4 lines each:
3 stanzas, 4 lines each:
6 stanzas, various number of lines in each: