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palilogy

or palillogy

[puh-lil-uh-jee] /pəˈlɪl ə dʒi/
noun, plural palilogies. Rhetoric
1.
the technique of repeating a word or phrase for emphasis.
Origin of palilogy
1650-1660
1650-60; < Greek palillogía recapitulation, equivalent to pálin again, back + -logía -logy
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