Hys`ter*ol"o*gy (?), n. [Gr. ; the latter + discourse: cf. F. hyst'erologie.] Rhet.
A figure by which the ordinary course of thought is inverted in expression, and the last put first; -- called also hysteron proteron.
© Webster 1913.
Log in or registerto write something here or to contact authors.
Need help? firstname.lastname@example.org