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Preterition

Pre`ter`i´tion
n.1.The act of passing, or going past; the state of being past.
2.(Rhet.) A figure by which, in pretending to pass over anything, a summary mention of it is made; as, "I will not say, he is valiant, he is learned, he is just." Called also paraleipsis.
3.(Law) The omission by a testator of some one of his heirs who is entitled to a portion.
Noun1.preterition - suggesting by deliberately concise treatment that much of significance is omitted

PRETERITION, civil law. The omission by a testator of some one of his heirs who is entitled to a legitime, (q.v.) in the succession.
     2. Among the Romans, the preterition of children when made by the mother were presumed to have been made with design; the preterition of sons by any other testator was considered as a wrong and avoided the will, except the will of a soldier in service, which was not subject to so much form.

paraleipsis, paralepsis, paralipsis, rhetorical device
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