Anacoluthic An`a*co*lu"thic, a. Lacking grammatical sequence. -- {An`a*co*lu"thic*al*ly}, adv. [1913 Webster] ||

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  • anacoluthically — adverb see anacoluthon …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anacoluthically — an·a·co·lu·thi·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • anacoluthically — adverb see anacoluthic …   Useful english dictionary

  • anacoluthon — noun (plural anacolutha; also thons) Etymology: Late Latin, from Late Greek anakolouthon inconsistency in logic, from Greek, neuter of anakolouthos inconsistent, from an + akolouthos following, from ha , a together + keleuthos path …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anacoluthia — anacoluthic, adj. anacoluthically, adv. /an euh keuh looh thee euh/, n. Rhet. lack of grammatical sequence or coherence, esp. in a sentence. [1855 60; < L < Gk anakolouthía. See ANACOLUTHON, IA] * * * …   Universalium

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