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Þessa fígúru kǫllu vér njarðar-vǫtt í skáldskap, ok er hon þó eigi með leyfum talið.
We call that figure njarðar-vǫttr ("Njǫrðr's glove" = "sponge") in poetry, but it is not numbered among the poetical licences.
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