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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin pleonasmus, from Ancient Greek πλεονασμός (pleonasmós), from πλεονάζω (pleonázō, I am superfluous), from πλείων (pleíōn, more).

NounEdit

pléonasme m (plural pléonasmes)

  1. (linguistics) pleonasm, redundancy
  2. insults; hurtful remarks

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