dittography

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Related to dittographies: Haplography, Homoeoteleuton

dittography

(dɪˈtɒɡrəfɪ)
n, pl -phies
1. the unintentional repetition of letters or words
2. (Printing, Lithography & Bookbinding) a passage of manuscript demonstrating dittography
dittographic adj
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She then touches on all of the interesting issues that can be observed in the papyri: corrupt texts, dittographies, haplographies, omissions, and portions of the texts of some spells arranged out of order, to name just a few.