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Parallelism vs. Repetition

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Parallelismnoun

The state or condition of being parallel; agreement in direction, tendency, or character.

Repetitionnoun

The act or an instance of repeating or being repeated.

Parallelismnoun

The state of being in agreement or similarity; resemblance, correspondence, analogy.

Repetitionnoun

(weightlifting): The act of performing a single, controlled exercise motion. A group of repetitions is a set.

Parallelismnoun

A parallel position; the relation of parallels.

Repetitionverb

To petition again.

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Parallelismnoun

The juxtaposition of two or more identical or equivalent syntactic constructions, especially those expressing the same sentiment with slight modifications, introduced for rhetorical effect.

Repetitionnoun

The act of repeating; a doing or saying again; iteration.

β€˜I need not be barren of accusations; he hath faults, with surplus to tire in repetition.’;

Parallelismnoun

(philosophy) The doctrine that matter and mind do not causally interact but that physiological events in the brain or body nonetheless occur simultaneously with matching events in the mind.

Repetitionnoun

Recital from memory; rehearsal.

Parallelismnoun

(legal) In antitrust law, the practice of competitors of raising prices by roughly the same amount at roughly the same time, without engaging in a formal agreement to do so.

Repetitionnoun

The act of repeating, singing, or playing, the same piece or part a second time; reiteration of a note.

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Parallelismnoun

(biology) Similarity of features between two species resulting from their having taken similar evolutionary paths following their initial divergence from a common ancestor.

Repetitionnoun

Reiteration, or repeating the same word, or the same sense in different words, for the purpose of making a deeper impression on the audience.

Parallelismnoun

(computing) The use of parallel methods in hardware or software, so that several tasks can be performed at the same time.

Repetitionnoun

The measurement of an angle by successive observations with a repeating instrument.

Parallelismnoun

The quality or state of being parallel.

Repetitionnoun

an event that repeats;

β€˜the events today were a repeat of yesterday's’;

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Parallelismnoun

Resemblance; correspondence; similarity.

β€˜A close parallelism of thought and incident.’;

Repetitionnoun

the act of doing or performing again

Parallelismnoun

Similarity of construction or meaning of clauses placed side by side, especially clauses expressing the same sentiment with slight modifications, as is common in Hebrew poetry; e. g.: -At her feet he bowed, he fell:Where he bowed, there he fell down dead. Judg. v. 27.

Repetitionnoun

the repeated use of the same word or word pattern as a rhetorical device

Parallelismnoun

similarity by virtue of correspondence

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