chiastic

[ kahy-as-tik ]
/ kaɪˈæs tɪk /

adjective Rhetoric.

characterized by chiasmus.

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Origin of chiastic

1865–70; < Greek chiast(ós) diagonally arranged (see chiasma) + -ic
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