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acrostic
used in Ulysses by James Joyce

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Definition
text (usually verse) in which certain letters such as the first in each line form a word or message
  • Leopold Bloom Ellpodbomool Molldopeloob Bollopedoom Old Ollebo, M. P. What acrostic upon the abbreviation of his first name had he (kinetic poet) sent to Miss Marion (Molly) Tweedy on the 14 February 1888?
    Episode 17 — Ithaca (18% in)

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