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oxymoron

Eng    oxymoron

nMS

Synonym(s): alliance de mots, oxymore

Type of: figure de signification, trope

Related term(s): paradoxe

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Baylon & Fabre 1978: 197; Dubois etal. 1994: 339; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 354; Moeschler & Reboul 1994: 408; Mounin 1974: 240


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  overgeneralization
  overlap1
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  overlap3
  overlapping
  overt
  overtone
oxymoron
  oxytone
  oxytonic
  pair
  paired
  pal(a)elography
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