noun, plural ep·i·pho·ne·mas, ep·i·pho·ne·mae [ep-uh-foh-nee-mee] /ˌɛp ə foʊˈni mi/. Rhetoric.
a sentence that is an exclamation, a general or striking comment, or a succinct summary of what has previously been said.
Origin of epiphonema
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019
Examples from the Web for epiphonema
Historical Examples of epiphonema
It has no passage quite up to the Invocation—Epiphonema, to give it the technical term—of the later poem.A History of English Literature