Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In rhetoric, the justification of an action by the argument that if it had been omitted something worse would have happened.
- n. rhetoric The repetition of a word in an opposing sense.
- n. rhetoric Antanaclasis.
- From Ancient Greek ἀντίστασις (Wiktionary)
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