Epitaphist

Ep"i*taph`ist

(?), n. An epitapher.
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E*pit"a*sis

(?), n. [NL., fr. Gr. a stretching, fr. to stretch upon or over; 'epi` upon + to stretch.] 1. That part which embraces the main action of a play, poem, and the like, and leads on to the catastrophe; -- opposed to protasis.
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2. (Med.) The period of violence in a fever or disease; paroxysm. Dunglison.
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