paregmenon
paregmenon pa*reg"me*non` n. (Rhet.) Juxtaposing words having a common derivation, as in the phrase "sense and sensibility". [WordNet 1.5]

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  • paregmenon —    paregmènon    (s.m.) È una figura che si colloca per così dire a metà stra­da tra il polittoto e la figura etimologica. Infatti, in origine, il polittoto comprendeva, come paregménon o derivatio, anche la figura etimologica.// Come termine di… …   Dizionario di retorica par stefano arduini & matteo damiani

  • Paregmĕnon — (gr.), Verbindung mehrer von gleicher Wurzel stammender Wörter, z.B. Sunt pueri pueri, pueri puerilia tractant …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • paregmenon — /peuh reg meuh non /, n. Rhet. the juxtaposition of words that have a common derivation, as in sense and sensibility. [1670 80; < Gk paregménon derived, neut. of perf. pass. ptp. of parágein to bring side by side, derive. See PAR , PARAGON] * * * …   Universalium

  • paregmenon — noun The juxtaposition of words that have the same roots; using cognate words together, such as curvaceous curves; my loving and beloved wife.; or Hes a manly man …   Wiktionary

  • paregmenon — noun juxtaposing words having a common derivation (as in sense and sensibility ) • Hypernyms: ↑rhetorical device …   Useful english dictionary

  • Parechesis — Parechesis, griech., Verbindung ähnlich lautender Wörter; Paregmenon, Verbindung mehrer von einer Wurzel stammenden Wörter …   Herders Conversations-Lexikon

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