[ en-dof-er-uh ]
/ ɛnˈdɒf ər ə /
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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.
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Did you ever collect all those state quarters? Put them to good use on this quiz about curious state monikers and the facts around them.
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Mississippi’s nickname comes from the magnificent trees that grow there. What is it?
OTHER WORDS FROM endophoraen·do·phor·ic [en-duh-fawr-ik, -for-], /ˌɛn dəˈfɔr ɪk, -ˈfɒr-/, adjective
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