parathesis definition

  • noun:
    • The placing of several nouns in the same situation; apposition.
    • A parenthetical notice, generally of matter to-be afterward broadened.
    • the situation contained within brackets.
    • A commendatory prayer.
    • The placing of several nouns in the same case; apposition.
    • A parenthetical notice, usually of matter become afterwards expanded.
    • the situation included within brackets.
    • A commendatory prayer.
    • In sentence structure, apposition, or perhaps the inserting in identical case of a couple of nouns which explain or characterize each other.
    • The establishing side by side of things of comparable class: employed by some philologists of monosyllabic or isolating language.
    • In rhetoric, a parenthetical notice, generally speaking of one thing to be later broadened.
    • In Gr. Ch., a prayer uttered by a bishop over converts or catechumens.

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