hypostrophe

Related to hypostrophe: apostrophe

hypostrophe

(haɪˈpɒstrəfɪ; hɪˈpɒstrəfɪ)
n
1. (Medicine) the achievement of a patient turning himself or herself over
2. (Medicine) the recurrence or relapse of a disease
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9) Demosthenes 491b29-492a5: For Satyrus is by Demosthenes, witness its oblique cases, continuity of periods, and vigour, excellence in choice of words and composition, compression and ornament in use of figures, cross-questioning, hypostrophe and asyndeton.