diallage

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Etymology 1[edit]

New Latin, from Ancient Greek διαλλαγή (diallagḗ, interchange).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • enPR: dī-ălʹə-jē, IPA(key): /daɪˈælədʒi/

Noun[edit]

diallage (plural diallages)

  1. A figure of speech in which multiple arguments are brought to bear on a single point
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  2. (mineralogy) A green form of pyroxene.

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