ἀντίθεσις

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Ancient Greek[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ἀντί (antí, against, opposite) + θέσις (thésis, position)

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Noun[edit]

ἀντίθεσις (antíthesis) (genitive ἀντιθέσεως) f, third declension

  1. opposition, resistance
  2. contradiction
  3. (rhetoric) antithesis
  4. (grammar) change or transposition of a letter

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