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declamation

dec·la·ma·tion

declamation

 
pronunciation:
de kl meI shn
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: the act of declaiming.
definition 2: speech or writing for oratorical effect, often without sincerity or sound argument.
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The word declamation contains the following part:
clam, claim Latin root that means to cry out