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parallelism

par·al·lel·ism

parallelism

 
pronunciation:
pae r le lih zm
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: similarity; resemblance; agreement.
synonyms:
similarity
similar words:
affinity, analogue, analogy, likeness, resemblance
definition 2: in writing, the use of similarity in construction and form within a unit such as a sentence, paragraph, or stanza, or an instance of this.
similar words:
balance, correspondence
definition 3: the state of being parallel.
similar words:
alignment, coordination, correlation, correspondence
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