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antilogy

[an-til-uh-jee] /ænˈtɪl ə dʒi/
noun, plural antilogies.
1.
a contradiction in terms or ideas.
Origin
1605-1615
1605-15; < Greek antilogía controversy, discussion. See anti-, -logy
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antilogy

/ænˈtɪlədʒɪ/
noun (pl) -gies
1.
a contradiction in terms
Word Origin
C17: from Greek antilogia
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