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Meaning of PARALIPSIS

Pronunciation:  `paru'lipsis

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  suggesting by deliberately concise treatment that much of significance is omitted
 

PARALIPSIS is a 10 letter word that starts with P.

 

 Synonyms: paraleipsis, paralepsis, preterition
 
 See Also: rhetorical device

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Par`a*lip"sis\, n. [NL.]
See {Paraleipsis}.

 

 

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