diallelon

noun

di·​al·​le·​lon
ˌdīəˈlēˌlän
plural diallela
-lə
logic
: definition in a circle

Word History

Etymology

Greek diallēlon, neuter of diallēlos

First Known Use

circa 1856, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of diallelon was circa 1856

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“Diallelon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/diallelon. Accessed 14 Jul. 2024.

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