One of the mysteries of the English language finally explained.
1Rhetoric. The rhetorical device by which a speaker proceeds to comment on a passage which he or she has just quoted.
2Medicine. A critical review, summary, or discussion of a case, condition, or body of research.
Late 16th century. From Hellenistic Greek ἐπίικρισις determination, judgement from ancient Greek ἐπικρίνειν to decide, determine + -σις.
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