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- n. A narration or recitation.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A narrative or history; a recital or relation.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In rhetoric, that part of an oration in which the speaker makes his statement of facts; the narration (which see).
Ancient Greek διήγησις ("narration"), from διηγέομαι ("I narrate") (Wiktionary)