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  • Proleptically — Pro*lep tic*al*ly, adv. In a proleptical manner. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • proleptically — adverb see prolepsis …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • proleptically — pro·lep·ti·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • proleptically — adverb see proleptic …   Useful english dictionary

  • prolepsis — proleptic /proh lep tik/, proleptical, adj. proleptically, adv. /proh lep sis/, n., pl. prolepses / seez/. 1. Rhet. the anticipation of possible objections in order to answer them in advance. 2. the assigning of a person, event, etc., to a period …   Universalium

  • prolepsis — noun (plural prolepses) Etymology: Greek prolēpsis, from prolambanein to take beforehand, from pro before + lambanein to take more at latch Date: 1578 anticipation: as a. the representation or assumption of a future act or development as if… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • French Republican Calendar — History of France series French Revolution Causes Estates General National Assembly Storming of the Bastille National …   Wikipedia

  • Gottlieb Rabener — Gottlieb Wilhelm Rabener (September 17, 1714, Wachau bei Leipzig, Germany March 22, 1771, Dresden) was a German writer of prose satires. He was born at Wachau near Leipzig, and died at Dresden. In 1741 he made his debut as satirist in Schwabe s… …   Wikipedia

  • Zeller's congruence — is an algorithm devised by Christian Zeller to calculate the day of the week for any Julian or Gregorian calendar date. Formula For the Gregorian calendar, Zeller s congruence is:h = left(q + leftlfloorfrac{(m+1)26}{10} ight floor + K +… …   Wikipedia

  • Across the River and into the Trees — Infobox Book name = Across the River and Into the Trees title orig = translator = image caption = First American edition author = Ernest Hemingway illustrator = cover artist = country = United States language = English series = genre = Novel… …   Wikipedia