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Meaning of parataxis

par•a•tax•is

Pronunciation: (par"u-tak'sis), [key]
— n. Gram.
  1. the placing together of sentences, clauses, or phrases without a conjunctive word or words, as Hurry up, it is getting late! I came—I saw—I conquered. Cf.
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