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- n. Alternative spelling of paraleipsis.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. See paraleipsis.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A pretended or suggested omission for rhetorical effect, usually introduced by “I say nothing of,” “not to mention,” or the like.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. suggesting by deliberately concise treatment that much of significance is omitted
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