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figurative language

Daniel Chandler and Rod Munday

in A Dictionary of Media and Communication

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199568758
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191727979
figurative language

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See also rhetoric; compare imagery.

1. Language that employs *figures of speech, especially *metaphor.

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Subjects: Media Studies

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