From Ancient Greek "to communicate".
- (rhetoric) A rhetorical figure by which a speaker appeals to his/her hearers or opponents for their opinion on the point in debate.
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Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.