epanalepsis

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epanalepsis

(ɪˌpænəˈlɛpsɪs)
n
(Rhetoric) rhetoric the repetition, after a more or less lengthy passage of subordinate or parenthetic text, of a word or clause that was used before
[C16: from Greek, from epi- + ana- + lēpis taking, from lambanein to take up]
ˌepanaˈleptic adj

epanalepsis

repetition of the same word or phrase after other words have intervened.
See also: Rhetoric and Rhetorical Devices

epanalepsis

Repetition of a word or clause previously used after a long passage or digression.
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Noun1.epanalepsis - repetition after intervening words
repetition - the repeated use of the same word or word pattern as a rhetorical device
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It is perhaps important to note here the English verb 'to laugh' and the German verbs 'lachen' and 'klagen,' as well as the nouns 'die Klage,' 'der Klang,' and 'der Anklang,' come from the Greek [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] which denotes an irregular, spasmodic, and epanaleptic clucking, rattling, or turning of the tongue [TEXT NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII].
Instead, Elmham's puns, chronograms, acrostics, and epanaleptic couplets are carefully illustrated and explained.