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The repetition of the same word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses or verses.
(1) A tersely phrased statement of a truth or opinion. (2) A brief statement of a principle
A verbal pattern in which the second half of an expression is balanced against the first but with the parts reversed.
The device of using character and/or story elements symbolically to represent an abstraction in addition to the literal meaning.
use of the same consonant at the beginning of each stressed syllable in a line of verse
Repetition of words in succussive clauses in reverse grammatical order ("You can take the boy out of the country, but you can't take the country out of the boy.")
a complex mental state involving beliefs and feelings and values and dispositions to act in certain ways
(grammar) an expression including a subject and predicate but not constituting a complete sentence
the associated or secondary meaning of a word or expression in addition to its explicit or primary meaning
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