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incongruity
used in Preface to Lyrical Ballads

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Definition
the quality of being out of place
  • I forbear to speak of an incongruity which would shock the intelligent Reader, should the Poet interweave any foreign splendour of his own with that which the passion naturally suggests: it is sufficient to say that such addition is unnecessary.

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