endophora

[ en-dof-er-uh ]
/ ɛnˈdɒf ər ə /

noun Grammar.

the use of a word or phrase to refer to something either preceding it or following it within a text or discourse; anaphora or cataphora.
Compare exophora.

Origin of endophora

Related forms

en·do·phor·ic [en-duh-fawr-ik, -for-] /ˌɛn dəˈfɔr ɪk, -ˈfɒr-/, adjective
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