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Metaphor 20755
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A weak metaphor connection exists between 1N05 Slow movement and 1E05 Insects and other invertebrates.

1N05 Slow movement285 lexemes
1E05 Insects and other invertebrates8365 lexemes
Examples of metaphorsnail < snægl, snail, snaily, and snail-like

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