Definition of sermocination



  1. 1 obsolete :  discourse, sermon

  2. 2 obsolete :  a form of prosopopoeia in which the speaker answers his own question or remark immediately

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Origin and Etymology of sermocination

Latin sermocination-, sermocinatio conversation, from sermocinatus (past participle of sermocinari to converse, from sermo speech, conversation) + -ion-, -io -ion — more at sermon

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a brief usually trivial fact

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