The "De" henceforth became part of the name, having quite lost its earliest significance, and with unconscious tautology the barony is commonly referred to as that of De Clifford.
It is now generally recognized that it is mere tautology to speak of zoology and comparative anatomy, and that museum naturalists must give attention as well to the inside as to the outside of animals.
In some ways, the notion of exotic fishnet stockings is a tautology, because fishnets are already pretty exotic.
avoid tautology which is the needless repetition of the same idea.
vehement recoil from Kant's deification of formal logic with its principle of " analytic " tautology.