anaphoric

adjective
an·a·phor·ic | \ˌa-nə-ˈfȯr-ik, -ˈfär-\

Definition of anaphoric 

: 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

Other Words from anaphoric

anaphorically \-i-k(ə-)lē \ adverb

First Known Use of anaphoric

1872, in the meaning defined above

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