parembole

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Etymology[edit]

From the Ancient Greek παρά ‎(pará, beside), plus ἐμβολή ‎(embolḗ, throwing in).

Noun[edit]

parembole ‎(plural paremboles)

  1. (rhetoric) A kind of rhetorical parenthesis. The insertion of something relating to the subject in the middle of a period.

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