reduplication has definitions from the fields of linguistics,rhetoric
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[ noun ] the act of repeating over and again (or an instance thereof)

Synonyms

reiteration

Related terms

repetition repeat

2
[ noun ] (linguistics) the syllable added in a reduplicated word form

Related terms

syllable

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[ noun ] (rhetoric) repetition of the final words of a sentence or line at the beginning of the next

Synonyms

anadiplosis

Related terms

repetition

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[ noun ] (linguistics) an act of duplicating

Related terms

word duplication

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