ELLIPSIS

1. Linguistic structure where words normally needed for grammar reasons are omitted for brevirt, emphasis or both. 2. Psychanalysis. Paraxis involving omission of significant ideas in free association or in dreams.

ELLIPSIS: "In ellipsis we omit grammar words."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ELLIPSIS," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/ellipsis/ (accessed October 17, 2019).
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