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homeoteleuton

[hoh-mee-oh-tel-yuh-ton] /ˌhoʊ mi oʊˈtɛl yəˌtɒn/
noun, Rhetoric
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a series of words with the same or similar endings.
Origin of homeoteleuton
1580-1590
1580-90; < Greek, noun use of neuter of homoiotéleutos ending alike, equivalent to homoio- homeo- + -teleutos, adj. derivative of teleutḗ end, close
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