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Noun Concept
Categories: Syntax, Verbal fallacies, Ambiguity
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amphibology  amphiboly  Syntactic ambiguity  Crash blossoms  French push bottles up german rear
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An ambiguous grammatical construction; e.g., `they are flying planes' can mean either that someone is flying planes or that something is flying planes WordNet 3.0
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An ambiguous grammatical construction; e.g., `they are flying planes' can mean either that someone is flying planes or that something is flying planes WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
Syntactic ambiguity, also called structural ambiguity, amphiboly or amphibology, is a situation where a sentence may be interpreted in more than one way due to ambiguous sentence structure. Wikipedia
Sentences with structures permitting multiple possible interpretations Wikidata
An ambiguous grammatical construction. Wiktionary