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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n- Vivid picturesque description.

Usage examples (19)
  • The question arises why, in that case, Kant thinks symbolic hypotyposis is hypotyposis at all.
  • Nor do we even know exactly what its effects are, for hypotyposis is a figure whose effects are themselves described figuratively, with an "as if."
  • (A schematic hypotyposis might be, for example, a Euclidean proof.)
  • She offers a close reading of Kant's discussion of hypotyposis in section 59 of the for more
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