elocution

[n] - an expert manner of speaking involving control of voice and gesture
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Elocution

El`o·cu'tion noun [ Latin elocutio , from eloqui , elocutus , to speak out: confer French élocution . See Eloquent .] 1. Utterance by speech. [ R.] « [ Fruit] whose taste . . . Gave elocution to the mute, and taught The tongue not made for sp...
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elocution

noun an expert manner of speaking involving control of voice and gesture
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Elocution

• (n.) Oratorical or expressive delivery, including the graces of intonation, gesture, etc.; style or manner of speaking or reading in public; as, clear, impressive elocution. • (n.) Suitable and impressive writing or style; eloquent diction. • (n.) Utterance by speech.
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elocution

(from the article `rhetoric`) ...was considered not a matter of creating sound effects to enhance the memorization of the orator`s ideas but a matter of effective disposition, so ... Scottish-born American audiologist best known as the inventor of the telephone (1876). For two generations his family had been recognized as leading ... ...
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elocution

elocution 1. An expert manner of speaking involving control of voice and gesture. 2. The art of speaking clearly and well, with correct enunciation.
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Elocution

Elocution is the art by which, in delivering a discourse before an audience, the speaker is enabled, with greatest ease and certainty, to render it effective and impressive. Formerly the value of an elocutionary training was considered very great, as well in sparing the voice as in overcoming what were considered natural defects or provincialisms i...
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Elocution

Elocution is the study of formal speaking in pronunciation, grammar, style, and tone. ==History== In Western classical theoretical, elocution was one of the five core disciplines of pronunciation, which was the art of delivering speeches. Orators were trained not only on proper diction, but on the proper use of gestures, stance, and dress. (Anothe...
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elocution

an expert manner of speaking involving control of voice
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