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Spanish translation of “alliteration”

alliteration

noun /əˌlitəreiʃən/
the use of the same sound at the beginning of a series of words in order to achieve a particular effect
Aliteracion
The poem is distinguished by its heavy use of alliteration.
(Definition of alliteration from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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