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Meaning of SYMPLOCE

Pronunciation:  'simplowsee

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning and another at the end of successive clauses, i.e., simultaneous use of anaphora and epistrophe
 

SYMPLOCE is a 8 letter word that starts with S.

 

 See Also: repetition

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sym"plo*ce\, n. [L., fr. Gr. ? an interweaving, fr. ?
to twine together; ? + ? to twine.] (Rhet.)
The repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning and
another at the end of successive clauses; as, Justice came
down from heaven to view the earth; Justice returned to
heaven, and left the earth.



 

 

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