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Sú er grein með þeim fígúrum, er Dónátus hefir sett, barbarismus ok metaplasmus verðr í einni sǫgn um staf-skipti eða samstafna ok þeira tilfelli.
This is the distinction between the figures Donatus has set forth: barbarismus and metaplasmus occur in one word, in the change of letters or syllables, or the attributes of syllables.
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