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  1. contradiction, contradiction in terms(noun)

    (logic) a statement that is necessarily false

    "the statement `he is brave and he is not brave' is a contradiction"

    contradiction, contradiction in terms


  1. contradiction in terms(noun)

    oxymoron, contradiction

  2. contradiction in terms(noun)

    A phrase or expression in which the component words contradict one another, often unintentionally, or are claimed to do so when seen from a particular point of view.

    contradiction, oxymoron

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