heteroglossia

noun het·ero·glos·sia \ ˌhe-tə-rō-ˈglä-sē-ə , -ˈglȯ- \

Definition of heteroglossia

: a diversity of voices, styles of discourse, or points of view in a literary work and especially a novel

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Origin and Etymology of heteroglossia

New Latin, from heter- + Greek glōssa tongue, language


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