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Metalepsis

Met`a`lep´sis
n.1.(Rhet.) The continuation of a trope in one word through a succession of significations, or the union of two or more tropes of a different kind in one word.
Noun1.metalepsis - substituting metonymy of one figurative sense for another
metonymy
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metal bar
metal detector
metal drum
metal filing
metal glove
metal money
Metal Oxide Semiconductor
Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistor
metal plating
metal saw
metal screw
metal wood
Metalammonium
metalanguage
Metalbumin
Metaldehyde
-- Metalepsis --
Metalepsy
Metaleptic
Metaleptical
Metallic
metallic bond
metallic element
Metallic iron
Metallic paper
Metallic phosphorus
Metallic sulphide
Metallic thermometer
Metallic tinking
Metallical
Metallicly
Metallifacture
Metalliferous
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