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- n. The repetition of the same word or clause after intervening matter.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A figure by which the same word or clause is repeated after intervening matter.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In rhetoric, repetition or resumption; especially, a figure by which the same word or phrase is repeated after one or more intervening words, or on returning to the same subject after a digression.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. repetition after intervening words
Ancient Greek to take up. (Wiktionary)