Bending vs Anaclasis - What's the difference?

bending | anaclasis |


As nouns the difference between bending and anaclasis

is that bending is a motion or action that bends while anaclasis is the substitution of a long for a short syllable (or vice versa) to break up the rhythm of a poem.

As a verb bending

is .

bending

English

Verb

(head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • A motion or action that bends.
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    anaclasis

    English

    Noun

    (anaclases)
  • The substitution of a long for a short syllable (or vice versa) to break up the rhythm of a poem.
  • reflection or refraction of light or sound.
  • (medicine) The forced bending of a joint.