antiptosis

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English[edit]

Examples (grammar, rhetoric)

But who packs 'em into the park? Mr. Rickey? No, me and Paul.
Dizzy Dean

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek ἀντίπτωσις (antíptōsis).

Noun[edit]

antiptosis (countable and uncountable, plural antiptoses)

  1. (grammar, rhetoric) Substitution of one grammatical case for another.

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