metaleptic

adjective
meta·lep·tic | \¦metᵊl¦eptik\
variants: or less commonly metaleptical \-tə̇kəl \

Definition of metaleptic 

: of or relating to metalepsis

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Other Words from metaleptic

metaleptically \-k(ə)lē \ adverb

History and Etymology for metaleptic

Greek metalēptikos, from (assumed) metalēptos (verbal of metalambanein to have a share of, exchange) + -ikos -ic, -ical

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