diacope

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin, from Ancient Greek διακοπή ‎(diakopḗ, gash, cleft, rupture), from διά ‎(diá, through, across) + κοπή ‎(kopḗ, cutting)

Noun[edit]

diacope ‎(uncountable)

  1. (grammar) tmesis