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  • noun Plural form of anacolouthon.
  • noun rhetoric A non-reciprocal synonym; a word of meaning similar to a word but that cannot substitute for that word in all uses.

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek ἀνακόλουθος (anacolouthos, "inconsequent")

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