Also called epiphora.Rhetoric. the repetition of a word or words at the end of two or more successive verses, clauses, or sentences, as in “I should do Brutus wrong, and Cassius wrong. …” Compare anaphora( def 1 ).
Neoplatonism.the realization by an intellect of its remoteness from the One.
Origin: 1640–50; < Neo-Latin < Greekepistrophḗ; see epi-, strophe