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Trópus er skiptr í xiii. kynkvíslir þær er svá heita, metaphora, cathacresis, methalempsis, metanomía, anthonomía, epitrepon, sinodoce, omothopeion, periprasis, yperbaton, yperbola, allegoria, omozeusis.
Tropus is divided into thirteen categories, which are called: metaphora catachresis metalepsis metonymia antonomasia epitheton synecdoche onomatopoeia periphrasis hyperbaton hyperbole allegoria homoiosis.
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