trope derives from the Greek τρόπος (tropos), "a turn, a change"," related to the root of the verb τρέπειν (trepein), "to turn, to direct, to alter, to change"
play on words
a particular instance of a property, like the specific redness of a rose, or the specific nuance of green of a leaf
universals are unnecessary
how can different things be the same?
how can the idea, being single, nevertheless be present in a multitude of separate instances without being split apart?
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