isocolon

noun
iso·​colon

Definition of isocolon

1 : a period consisting of cola of equal length
2 : the use of equal cola in immediate succession

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History and Etymology for isocolon

Greek isokōlon, from neuter of isokōlos of equal members, from is- + kōlon limb, member

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“Isocolon.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/isocolon. Accessed 24 Oct. 2021.

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