Quintilian told his students to watch out for ambiguity where two words could be heard as one. Medieval writers seem to have enjoyed such word-play.

Are there other examples like these either written or pictured?

Ab eo abeo I go from there.
In clino inclino I lean forward in bed

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    Outside of rhetorical treatises, J. N. Adams mentions a bunch in relation to obscenity.
    – cmw
    Mar 16 '17 at 1:57
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    Coincidentally, I mentioned one here a few days ago: latin.stackexchange.com/a/2871/1289
    – blagae
    Mar 16 '17 at 7:46
  • @blagae -valued quotation of "invita remansit in vita" = She remained unwillingly alive (Apuleius, Met. VIII, 6) pending complete answer.
    – Hugh
    Mar 18 '17 at 20:55

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