Latin definition for: anthypophora, anthypophorae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. anticipating and refuting opponents arguments
  2. reply to a supposed objection
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Grammar, Rhetoric, Logic, Literature, Schools
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Having only single citation in Oxford Latin Dictionary or Lewis + Short
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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