Pleonasms, Redundancies & Redundant Phrases
by wpengine on May 23, 2013
Discuss this pleonasm in the comments below.
This one doesn't make any sense, as the term 'duration' does not denote a specific time period of any sort, and can range from very short to extremely long. No redundancy here…
Duration can be short or long
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pleonasm: 1. the use of more words than are necessary to express an idea; redundancy. 2. an instance of this, as free gift or true fact. 3. a redundant word or expression.