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Synonyms and Antonyms of hysteron proteron

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hysteron proteron

hypernym (hysteron proteron IS A KIND OF .... relation)

  • reversal of normal order of two words or sentences etc. (as in `bred and born') (noun.communication)
    a use of language that creates a literary effect (but often without regard for literal significance) (noun.communication)
  • the logical fallacy of using as a true premise a proposition that is yet to be proved (noun.cognition)
    a fallacy in logical argumentation (noun.cognition)
hypernym logical fallacy rhetorical device

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