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- n. rhetorical declamation
- n. esoteric teaching that was not to be written down
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Rhetorical declamation, as opposed to argument.
- n. Oral instruction designed for initiated disciples only; esoteric doctrine. See acroamatic.
From Latin acroāma. (Wiktionary)