noun pa·lil·o·gy \pəˈliləjē\
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Definition of palilogy



  1. :  repetition of a word for emphasis (as in Isaiah 38:19 “the living, the living, he shall praise thee”)

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Origin and Etymology of palilogy

Late Latin palilogia, from Greek palillogia, recapitulation, from palin again, back + -logia — more at pali-

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to criticize severely

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