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elocution

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the art of speaking in public eloquently and effectively
  • the oft-told story that he practiced elocution by learning to speak with a mouth full of pebbles

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“Elocution.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/elocution. Accessed 26 Jan. 2021.

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