Definition of diatribe:
This line of attack also failed him, as did various attempts to find relations between his measurements of refraction and conic sections, and he broke off suddenly with a diatribe against Tycho's critics, whom he likened to blind men disputing about colours.- "Kepler", Walter W. Bryant.
- "The Progressionists, and Angela.", Conrad von Bolanden.
The history of the inquiries connected with this question is found most fully in Marckius's " Diatribe de uxore fornicationum," Leyden, 1696, reprinted in the Commentary on the Minor Prophets by the same author.- "Christology of the Old Testament: And a Commentary on the Messianic Predictions, v. 1", Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg.