Definition of endophoric in US English:

endophoric

adjective

Linguistics
  • See endophora

    • ‘The identification of endophoric references, and the previous information they had about the topic, helped them to manage the text structure successfully.’
    • ‘Here, 'he' is endophoric because it refers forwards to the proper noun Harry and 'her' refers back to the noun boss.’

Pronunciation

endophoric

/ˌendəˈfôrik/