Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913 + 1828)


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Locution (Page: 865)

Lo*cu"tion, n. [L. locutio, fr. loqui to speak: cf. F. locution. ] Speech or discourse; a phrase; a form or mode of expression. Stumbling locutions." G. Eliot.

I hate these figures in locution, These about phrases forced by ceremony. Marston.