Meaning of Petrarchan

Pe•trar•chan

Pronunciation: (pi-trär'kun), [key]
— adj.
  1. of, pertaining to, or characteristic of the works of Petrarch.
  2. characteristic or imitative of the style of Petrarch.
—n.
  1. Petrarchist.
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