Antiptosis

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Antiptosis (Gram) The putting of one case for another.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n antiptosis In grammar, the use of one case for another.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
L., fr. Gr. ; against + a falling, a case, to fall