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paradox
used in Catch-22

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Definition
a situation or statement that may be true but is surprising or seems impossible because parts of it seem to contradict each other
  • He had just opened with one of his most trusted paradoxes, and he was positively alarmed that not the slightest flicker of acknowledgment had moved across that impervious face, which began to remind him suddenly, in hue and texture, of an unused soap eraser.
    Chapter 29 — Peckem (15% in)

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