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Monday, January 05, 2004

Word of the Day:
Rhetoric
Pronunciation: 're-t&-rik
The art of using words effectively in speaking or writing; now the art of prose composition.
*Etymology: Middle English rethorik, from Middle French rethorique, from Latin rhetorica, from Greek rhEtorikE, literally, art of oratory, from feminine of rhEtorikos of an orator, from rhEtOr orator, rhetorician, from eirein to say, speak. 2. verbal communication

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