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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Relating to recitation.
  • adv. In the manner of a recitation.


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  • There are speeches and lectures, musical numbers and recitational features, discussions and conferences, and a composite view of the entire Community Fair, focused into a single mental image, would be symbolical of Progress, Education, and Happiness.

    Some Results of Fair Work in North Carolina


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