brach-y-lo'-gi-a / From Greek: brachy, "short" and logia, "speech"
Also spelt: brachiologia, brachiologa
Also known as: articulus, the cutted comma
The absence of conjunctions between single words. Compare asyndeton. The effect of brachylogia is a broken, hurried delivery.
Phillip! Rise! Eat! Leave!
Love, hate, jealousy, frenzy, fury drew him from pity —Angel Day