conjunctions

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
omission of conjunctions where they would normally be used asyndeton
clauses with no coordinating or subordinating conjunctions between parataxis
repetition of conjunctions for rhetorical effect polysyndeton
using several conjunctions in close succession, especially where some might be omitted (as in `he ran and jumped and laughed for joy') polysyndeton
period between successive conjunctions with a star, 27.322 days sidereal month
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