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  analytique
  anaphore1
  anaphore zéro
  anaphore2
  anaphorique1
  anaphorique2
  anaphorisant
  anaphorisation
  anaptyctique
  anaptyxe
  anarthrie
  anastrophe
  ancrage
  animé
annomination

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English

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Fr    annomination, calembour, jeu de mots, paronomase

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Synonym(s): paronomasia, pun

Type of: scheme3

Related term(s): reversal, spoonerism

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): ELL: 1616; Nash 1968: 182 (play on words), 269; Wales 1989: 384-385


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  wh-phrase
  Wh-raising
  widening of meaning
  windpipe
  witness
  word
  word blindness
word play
  word(-)class
  word-combination
  word(-)formation
  word-formation rule
  word-for-word2
  wordiness
  word-level analysis

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