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recitation  (ˌrɛsɪˈteɪʃən



  1. the act of reciting from memory, or a formal reading of verse before an audience
  2. something recited

Example Sentences Including 'recitation'

Penny opened the door and began what sounded like a recitation.
Duncan, Robert L The Serpent's Mark
When he had finished this terrifying recitation , Dr Haydar covered his face.
Aldiss, Brian Somewhere East of Life
Kadredin was not to be deterred from his slothful recitation.
Aldiss, Brian Somewhere East of Life


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