dittology

Dittology

Dit*tol"o*gy\, n. [Gr. dittologi`a. Attic form of dissologi`a repetition of words: ? twofold + ? to speak.] A double reading, or twofold interpretation, as of a Scripture text. [R.]
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, © 1996, 1998 MICRA, Inc.
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