n.1.Doubtful or ambiguous language.
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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The ambiloquy, contingency, and paradoxical qualities of the soul's state and its relation to the body warrant the Elder Brother's exposition, an exposition that repudiates the courtly masque tradition's insistence on stable, essential qualities of people born into royalty or nobility, including the significance of fairness, elaborate regalia, and claims of superiority.