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[mass noun] The set of relationships among words having the same reference within a text, contributing to textual cohesion; anaphora and cataphora.Compare with exophora
- ‘Conversely, endophora, is the act of reference to some item from within the text itself.’
Late 20th century: from endo- ‘within’, on the pattern of anaphora.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.