ploce

noun plo·ce \ ˈplō(ˌ)sē \

Definition of ploce

plural -s
:emphatic repetition of a word with particular reference to its special significance (as in “a wife who was a wife indeed”)

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Origin and Etymology of ploce

Late Latin, from Greek plokē complication, twisting, from plekein to plait


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