epiploce definition

  • noun:
    • A figure of message through which one striking scenario is added, in because of gradation, to a different; orgasm; e.g. "He not only spared their enemies, but carried on all of them in employment; not merely continued, but higher level all of them."
    • A figure in which one striking scenario is included, in because of gradation, to another; climax; e. g., “He not merely spared his enemies, but proceeded all of them in employment; not only continued, but advanced them.”
    • In rhetoric, a figure by which in a number of successive clauses the last (or the last important) word of one clause recurs as the first of the next; accumulated epanastrophe; in general, climax, especially climax combined with epanastrophe: as, “he not only spared his enemies, but continued them in employment; not only continued them, but advanced them.” See climax.
    • In prosody, in line with the nomenclature of old metricians, friends or course of actions comprising as subclasses steps or feet of the identical magnitude, but of compared or contrasted form—that is, foot containing similar quantity of longs and short pants, however with these following in a reversed or different series.
    • A figure of message where one striking circumstance is included, in because of gradation, to another; climax; e.g. "He not just spared his enemies, but proceeded them in employment; not merely continued, but advanced level all of them."
    • A figure where one striking circumstance is added, in due gradation, to another; climax; e. g., “He not only spared his opponents, but carried on all of them in employment; not just proceeded, but advanced them.”
    • In rhetoric, a figure where in a number of consecutive clauses the past (and/or last crucial) word-of one clause recurs as first of the following; accumulated epanastrophe; in general, climax, particularly climax along with epanastrophe: because, “he not only spared their enemies, but carried on them in employment; not just continued all of them, but advanced all of them.” See orgasm.
    • In prosody, according to the nomenclature of ancient metricians, a group or class of measures comprising as subclasses measures or feet of the same magnitude, but of opposed or contrasted form—that is, feet containing the same number of longs and shorts, but with these following in a reversed or different sequence.
    • A figure of speech by which one striking circumstance is included, in due gradation, to a different; climax; e.g. "He not only spared their enemies, but carried on them in work; not merely proceeded, but higher level all of them."
    • A figure in which one striking scenario is included, in because of gradation, to another; climax; e. g., “He not only spared his opponents, but proceeded them in employment; not merely continued, but advanced level them.”
    • In rhetoric, a figure through which in several successive clauses the past (or the final crucial) word-of one clause recurs whilst the firstly the second; gathered epanastrophe; in general, climax, specifically climax combined with epanastrophe: because, “he not just spared his opponents, but carried on all of them in work; not only proceeded all of them, but advanced level all of them.” See orgasm.
    • In prosody, according to the nomenclature of ancient metricians, a group or course of measures comprising as subclasses measures or foot of the identical magnitude, but of compared or contrasted form—that is, feet containing the exact same number of longs and shorts, but with these after in a reversed or different series.
    • A figure of address where one striking circumstance is included, in due gradation, to another; climax; e.g. "He not merely spared their enemies, but continued all of them in work; not merely continued, but advanced level them."
    • A figure where one striking situation is added, in due gradation, to another; climax; e. g., “He not merely spared their enemies, but continued all of them in employment; not just continued, but advanced all of them.”
    • In rhetoric, a figure where in many successive conditions the last (or perhaps the last essential) word of one term recurs because the first of next; built up epanastrophe; overall, climax, especially climax along with epanastrophe: because, “he not just spared their opponents, but continued all of them in employment; not only continued them, but advanced level them.” See orgasm.
    • In prosody, in accordance with the nomenclature of old metricians, friends or course of steps comprising as subclasses steps or feet of the identical magnitude, but of opposed or contrasted form—that is, feet containing exactly the same number of longs and shorts, however with these following in a reversed or different sequence.

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