Definition of catastasis in English:


Syllabification: ca·tas·ta·sis
Pronunciation: /keˈtastəsis/

Entry from US English dictionary

noun (plural catastases /-ˌsēz/)

The third part of an ancient Greek drama, in which the action is heightened for the catastrophe.

Definition of catastasis in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day animalcule
Pronunciation: ˌanɪˈmalkjuːl
a microscopic animal