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Definition of pleonasm:

(n) : Redundancy in wording; a phrase involving pleonasm, that is, a phrase in which one or more words are redundant as their meaning is expressed elsewhere in the phrase
"1993, Anthony Burgess, A Dead Man in Deptford: My salvation is in my Saviour who saveth me hence the redundancy and pleonasm of my asseveration."

Definition of pleonasm:

(n) : Redundancy in wording; a phrase involving pleonasm, that is, a phrase in which one or more words are redundant as their meaning is expressed elsewhere in the phrase
"1993, Anthony Burgess, A Dead Man in Deptford: My salvation is in my Saviour who saveth me hence the redundancy and pleonasm of my asseveration."

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