con-du-pli-ca'-ti-o L. “doubling”

The repetition of a word or words. A general term for repetition sometimes carrying the more specific meaning of repetition of words in adjacent phrases or clauses. Sometimes used to name either ploce or epizeuxis.
  War it is that you are bringing into Attica, Aeschines, an Amphictyonic war.
—Demosthenes, De corona 143
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  Sources: Ad Herennium 4.28.38; Suarez 59r-v.

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