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  syllabique
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  syllemme
  syllepse1
syllepse2
  syllogisme
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  symbole récursif
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syllepsis1

Fr    syllepse2, zeugma, zeugme

nS

Synonym(s): zeugma

Type of: scheme2

Domain: Rhetorics, Syntax

Source(s): Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 278; ELL: 764, 5177; ERC: 709 (also "sylleptic"); Martin & Ringham 2006: 193; Matthews 1981: 213; Matthews 1997: 366; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 209; Trask 1993: 309 (#2); Wales 1989: 445 (#1)


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