[ sim-ploh-see ]
/ ˈsɪm ploʊ si /
the simultaneous use of anaphora and epistrophe.
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Example sentences from the Web for symploce
Symploce flagellata or Symploce ruficollis Reptile: Anolis cristatellus, p. 273.
Troglophiles: Cockroaches found habitually in caves (Symploce, Periplaneta cavernicola).
Symploce parenthesis Hair worm: Parachordodes raphaelis, p. 202.