Pleonastical
Pleonastic Ple`o*nas"tic, Pleonastical Ple`o*nas"tic*al, a. [Cf. F. pl['e]onastique.] Of or pertaining to pleonasm; of the nature of pleonasm; redundant. [1913 Webster]

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