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Scema er kǫlluð á girzku, en skrúð á nórænu, lexis er ræða, ok er scema lexeos nefnd sem skrúð máls eða ræðu.
Schema is the Greek word and skrúð ("embellishment") is the Norse word. Lexis means speech and schema lexeos means the embellishment or diction or speech.
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