A Bengali poetic form.
Tercets (or three-line stanzas).
Lines one and two end rhyme with each other.
Lines one and two have eight syllables.
Line three has ten syllables.
Poem may consist of one tercet or many.
An alternate version of the tripadi has the same rules as above with the exception of the syllables per line. Lines one and two have six syllables and line three has eight syllables.
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