epanadiplosis


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epanadiplosis

(ɪˌpænədɪˈpləʊsɪs)
n
(Rhetoric) a figure of speech involving the same word being used at the beginning and the end

epanadiplosis

a figure of speech in which an orator or writer ends a sentence with the same word with which it was begun. Cf. anadiplosis.
See also: Rhetoric and Rhetorical Devices