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Í ǫllum þessum háttum er óeiginlig líking milli viðleggjanligs nafns ok undir stæðiligs, ok þykkir þessi fígúra mest prýða skáldskap;
In all of' these types there is an improper comparison between the adjectival and the substantival noun, and this figure, is considered to be the greatest embellishment of poetry.
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