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Battologia – Vain Repetitions.   404


Benedictio – An Expression of Feeling by Way of Benediction or Blessing.   919


Biæon – A turning the Words of a Speaker against himself.   965
(Also called
Antistrophe, Inversio and Violentum.)


Brachylogia – When Certain Connected Words are omitted in the same Member of a Passage.
An Ellipsis, in which words are omitted chiefly for the sake of brevity.  47


Breviloquence
Latin name for Brachylogia.  47


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