Word for the day

tautology :
(n. Rhet) [tau-tol”o-gy] A repetition of the same meaning in different words; needless repetition of an idea in different words or phrases; a representation of anything as the cause, condition, or consequence of itself, as in the following lines:The dawn is overcast, the morning lowers, And heavily in clouds brings on the day. Addison. [L. tautologia, Gr. �: cf. F. tautologie] Syn: Repetition.

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