noun, plural an·a·co·lu·tha [an-uh-kuh-loo-thuh]. /ˌæn ə kəˈlu θə/. Rhetoric.
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A breakdown like this—an anacoluthon, as the grammarians call it—is nothing strange in Paul's style.
It contains another anacoluthon (or incoherence of language), due to the surge of feeling remarked in ver.
The anacoluthon in Mk iv, 31, is avoided by Matthew and Luke.Sources of the Synoptic Gospels|Carl S. Patton
Anacoluthon, a want of grammatical and logical sequence in the structure of a sentence.