adjective see paraphrase II

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  • paraphrasable — ˈparəˌfrāzəbəl also ˈper or ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ˈ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ adjective : capable of being paraphrased …   Useful english dictionary

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  • paraphrase — I. noun Etymology: Middle French, from Latin paraphrasis, from Greek, from paraphrazein to paraphrase, from para + phrazein to point out Date: 1548 1. a restatement of a text, passage, or work giving the meaning in another form 2. the use or… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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