encomium

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encomium

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    en·co·mi·um

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    Etymology

    [ en-'kO-mE-&m ] (noun.) 1589. From Latin encōmium (“praise, eulogy”), from Ancient Greek ἐγκώμιον (enkōmion, “laudatory ode, praise”), from ἐγκώμιος (enkōmios, “of or pertaining to the victor”), from κῶμος (kōmos, “festival, revel, ode”).

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