anaphoric
anaphoric anaphoric adj. 1. of or pertaining to anaphora. anaphoric reference [WordNet 1.5] ||

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  • anaphoric — (adj.) 1914, coined by Danish linguist Otto Jespersen (1860 1943) in the grammatical sense; see ANAPHORA (Cf. anaphora) + IC (Cf. ic). In the sentence, Here are some apples; take one, the one is anaphoric …   Etymology dictionary

  • anaphoric — adjective Date: 1904 of or relating to anaphora < an anaphoric usage >; especially being a word or phrase that takes its reference from another word or phrase and especially from a preceding word or phrase compare cataphoric • anaphorically… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • anaphoric — anaphorically, adv. /an euh fawr ik, for /, adj. Gram. referring back to or substituting for a preceding word or group of words: anaphoric reference. [1910 15; ANAPHOR(A) + IC] * * * …   Universalium

  • anaphoric — adj. Anaphoric is used with these nouns: ↑pronoun …   Collocations dictionary

  • anaphoric — adjective relating to anaphora anaphoric reference • Pertains to noun: ↑anaphora …   Useful english dictionary

  • anaphoric — См. anafòrico …   Пятиязычный словарь лингвистических терминов

  • anaphoric — adjective Of, or relating to, an anaphora …   Wiktionary

  • anaphoric — an·a·phor·ic …   English syllables

  • anaphoric — an•a•phor•ic [[t]ˌæn əˈfɔr ɪk, ˈfɒr [/t]] adj. gram. referring back to or substituting for a preceding word or group of words • Etymology: 1910–15 …   From formal English to slang

  • anaphoric pronoun — noun a pronoun that refers to an antecedent • Hypernyms: ↑pronoun …   Useful english dictionary

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