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Syncope

Syncope is the deletion of a syllable or letter from the middle of a word. “Let's make us med'cines of our great revenge.” Macbeth, 4.3.252. See aphaearsis, the deletion of an unstressed initial vowel at the end of a word. and apocope, the deletion of a syllable or letter from the end of a word.

Syncope is an example of:
Omission

The King is full of grace and fair regard

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Bishop Of Canterbury
The King is full of grace and fair regard.
Bishop Of Ely
And a true lover of the holy Church.
Bishop of Canterbury
The courses of his youth promised it not.
The breath no sooner left his father’s body
But that his wildness, mortified in him,
Seemed to die too.
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Act 1
Scene 1
Line 24

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Thrift, thrift, Horatio

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Hamlet 
Thrift, thrift, Horatio.Epizeuxis The funeral baked meats
Did coldly furnish forth the marriage tables.Alliteration
Would I had met my dearest foe in heaven
Or ever I had seen that day, Horatio!
My father—methinks I see my father.

He was a man. Take him for all in all,
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Act 1
Scene 2
Line 187

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Let not your ears despise my tongue forever

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Ross
Let not your ears despise my tongue forever,
Which shall possess them with the heaviest sound
That ever yet they heard.
Macduff
Hum! I guess at it.
Ross
Your castle is surprised, your wife and babes
Savagely slaughtered. To relate the manner
Were on the quarry of these murdered deer
To add the death of you.
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Act 4
Scene 3
Line 236

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