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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Pertaining to, or in the style of, Demosthenes, the Grecian orator.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Pertaining to or characteristic of Demosthenes, a celebrated Athenian orator and patriot (384-322 b. c.), especially famous for his “Philippics,” or orations delivered against the encroachments of Philip. king of Macedon.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adj. of or relating to Demosthenes or his oratory

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