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artifice
used in The Odyssey by Homer (translated by: Butcher & Lang)

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Definition
a deceptive maneuver (a trick to help pretend)
  • In the age of Anne, 'dignity' and 'correctness' had to be given to Homer, and Pope gave them by aid of his dazzling rhetoric, his antitheses, his nettete, his command of every conventional and favourite artifice.
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