Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Paromology (Page: 1044)

Par`o*mol"o*gy (?), n. [Gr. fr. , fr. to grant; by, near + to speak together, agree. See Homologous.] (Rhet.) A concession to an adversary in order to strengthen one's own argument.