What is the noun for paradoxes?

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  1. An apparently self-contradictory statement, which can only be true if it is false, and vice versa. transl. usage
  2. A counterintuitive conclusion or outcome. usage syn.
  3. A claim that two apparently contradictory ideas are true. transl.
  4. A thing involving contradictory yet interrelated elements that exist simultaneously and persist over time.
  5. A person or thing having contradictory properties. syn. transl.
  6. An unanswerable question or difficult puzzle, particularly one which leads to a deeper truth. usage syn.
  7. (obsolete) A statement which is difficult to believe, or which goes against general belief.
  8. (uncountable) The use of counterintuitive or contradictory statements (paradoxes) in speech or writing.
  9. (philosophy) A state in which one is logically compelled to contradict oneself.
  10. (uncountable, psychotherapy) The practice of giving instructions that are opposed to the therapist's actual intent, with the intention that the client will disobey or be unable to obey. syn.
  11. Synonyms:
    1. contradiction, incongruity, absurdity, puzzle, inconsistency, anomaly, mystery, oddity, enigma, self-contradiction, oxymoron, dichotomy, ambiguity, conflict, riddle, koan, opposite, nonsense, antinomy, error, catch, mistake, conundrum, shocker, Catch-22, quandary, irony, juxtaposition, reverse, contradiction in terms, reverse psychology
  1. (derogatory) One who holds incorrect or eccentric beliefs; a bad scientist; a crank.
  2. A participant in the art movement of paradoxism.
  1. (countable) A paradoxical statement; a paradox.
  2. (uncountable) The state or quality of being paradoxical.
  1. An avant-garde movement in the arts etc, based on heavy use of contradictions and paradoxes, founded by F. Smarandache in the 1980s.
  1. The state or quality of being paradoxical.
  1. The quality of being paradoxical.
  1. Person who comes up with a paradox.
  1. (obsolete) The use of paradoxes.
  1. plural of paradoxicality
  1. plural of paradoxology
  1. plural of paradoxist
  1. plural of paradoxer
  1. plural of paradoxy
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