- the act of versifying.
- verse form; metrical structure.
- a metrical version of something.
- the art or practice of composing verses.
- the technique or art of versifying
- the form or metrical composition of a poem
- a metrical version of a prose text
c.1600, from Latin versificationem (nominative versificatio), noun of action from past participle stem of versificare (see versify).