Definition of Metalepsis. Meaning of Metalepsis. Synonyms of Metalepsis

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Definition of Metalepsis

Metalepsis
Metalepsis Met`a*lep"sis, n.; pl. Metalepses. [L., fr. Gr. ? participation, alteration, fr. ? to partake, to take in exchange; ? beyond + ? to take.] (Rhet.) The continuation of a trope in one word through a succession of significations, or the union of two or more tropes of a different kind in one word.

Meaning of Metalepsis from wikipedia

- — George Puttenham In a metalepsis, a word is substituted metonymically for a word in a previous trope, so that a metalepsis can be called, maddeningly...
- of narrative boundaries is called metalepsis, an implicitly metafictional device when used in literature. Metalepsis has a high inherent potential to disrupt...
- metareferential devices, such as metalepsis, are to be seen as special cases of meta-reference. The terms meta-reference and metalepsis can, therefore, not be used...
- name Cerastis fishii (Grote, 1878) Synonyms Agrotis fishii Grote, 1878 Metalepsis fishii (Grote, 1878) Metalepsis heinrichi (Barnes & Benjamin, 1929)...
- of the people. Similarly, metalepsis is closely related to and sometimes understood as a specific kind of metonymy. Metalepsis is a figure of speech in...
- Lutas, Liviu (2011). "Narrative Metalepsis in Detective Fiction". In ****konen, Karin; Klimek, Sonja (eds.). Metalepsis in Po****r Culture. Walter de Gruyter...
- [5] As Eartheater, Drewchin has released three full-length solo albums. Metalepsis (March 2015) and RIP Chrysalis (November 2015) were released on the Chicago-based...
- confused with metalepsis and metareference. These terms describe related features, as mise en abyme can be a springboard to metalepsis if there is a paradoxical...
- Grote, 1878 Pseudoglaea decepta Grote, 1881 Metalepsis blanda Dyar, 1903 Metalepsis taedata Dyar, 1903 Metalepsis decepta Dyar, 1903 Mythimna blanda Hampson...
- Family: Noctuidae Genus: Beriotisia Species: B. fueguensis Binomial name Beriotisia fueguensis (Hampson, 1907) Synonyms Metalepsis fueguensis Hampson, 1907...
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