palilogy


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palilogy, palillogy

the immediate repetition of a word for emphasis, as “the living, the living, he shall praise thee” (Isaiah 38:19).
See also: Rhetoric and Rhetorical Devices
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14 What Highet calls a tricolon we may today call a palilogy, the deliberate repetition of words and grammatical presentations, a sort of parallelism in threes.