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Stundum setr sínodoche hlut fyrir ǫllu því, sem hon vill merkja, sem hér er kveðit:
105. Kjǫlr brunar klǫkkr á fǫlvar
Hér er kjǫlr settr fyrir ǫllu því skipi.
Sometimes synecdoche expresses a part when the whole is the intended meaning, as here:
Here, ''keel" is used to mean the whole ship.
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