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3 results for Tautologie
Word division: Tau·to·lo·gie
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Tautologie (Phänomen, mit unterschiedlichen Wörtern dasselbe auszusagen) {f} [ling.] tautology (phenomenon of saying the same thing twice in different words)

Tautologie {f}; Verum {n} (Aussage, die zwingend wahr ist) (Logik) [phil.] tautology (statement that is imperatively true) (logic)

zweimal dasselbe ausdrückend; doppelt gemoppelt [ugs.]; tautologisch [geh.] {adj} [ling.] tautological; tautologic [rare]; redundant [listen]

doppelt gemoppelt sein; eine Tautologie sein to be tautological; to be a tautology

Das ist doppelt gemoppelt. That's a tautology/a redundant phrase/a useless repetition.; That's just saying the same thing twice.; That's just repeating yourself.
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