Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)
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DOGGEREL, a. An epithet given to a kind of loose, irregular measure in burlesque poetry, like that of Hudibras; as doggerel verse or rhyme.
DOGGEREL, n. A loose, irregular kind of poetry; used in burlesque.