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Part of Speech: noun
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1. The second of two clauses forming an antithesis.
2. Opposition; contrast.
3. An opposition or contrast of words or sentiments occurring in the same sentence; as, The prodigal robs his heir; the miser robs himself. He had covertly shot at Cromwell; he how openly aimed at the Queen.
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