am'-pli-a'-ti-o from Lat. amplio, "to extend"
adjournment, an old name for a new thing

Using the name of something or someone before it has obtained that name or after the reason for that name has ceased. A form of epitheton.
  Even after the man was healed from his ailment by Jesus, he was still referred to as "Simon the leper."
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  Sources: Bullinger 689, 914

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