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Which type of figurative language is used in the following excerpt? "I must have stared upon it for near half a minute, sunk as I was in the mere stupidity of wonder, before terror woke up in my breast as sudden and startling as the crash of cymbals . . ."
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I must have stared upon it for near half a minute, sunk as I was in the mere stupidity of wonder, before terror woke up in my breast as sudden and startling as the crash of cymbals . . ." Type of figurative language: Onomatopoeia. ("crash")
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