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tropology

tro·po·lo·gy

tropology

 
pronunciation:
tr pa l ji
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part of speech: noun
inflections: tropologies
definition 1: the use of tropes or figurative language in writing.
definition 2: a type of biblical interpretation that emphasizes the morally uplifting nature of tropes or figurative language.
definition 3: a written work explaining tropes or figures of speech.
derivations: tropologic (adj.), tropological (adj.), tropologically (adv.)
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