- the use of one grammatical form in place of another, as the plural for the singular in the editorial use of we.
Origin of enallage
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Historical Examples of enallage
Boccaccio constantly uses this irregular form of enallage, especially in dialogue.The Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio