- n. rhetoric Emphatic repetition of a word or phrase.
GNU Webster's 1913
- n. (Rhet.) The repetition of a word, or part of a sentence, for the sake of greater emphasis.”
- From Late Latin palilogia ("palilogy"), from Ancient Greek παλιλογία (palilogia, "palilogy"), from πάλιν (palin, "again") + -λογία ("pertaining to speech, discourse"). (Wiktionary)
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