Demosthenes

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biographical name De·mos·the·nes \di-ˈmäs-thə-ˌnēz\

Definition of Demosthenes

  1. 384–322 b.c. Athenian orator and statesman

Demosthenic

\di-ˌmäs-ˈthe-nik, ˌdē-, -ˈthē-\ adjective

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