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Simile

Richard Nate

in Encyclopedia of Rhetoric

Published in print January 2001 | ISBN: 9780195125955
Published online January 2006 | e-ISBN: 9780195188448
Simile

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(Gk. parabolē, Lat. parabola, similitudo)

expresses a relationship of likeness and is indicated by the linguistic markers “as”

Reference Entry.  239 words. 

Subjects: Linguistics

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