Longiloquence

Lon`gil´o`quence


n.1.Long-windedness.
American longiloquence in oratory.
- Fitzed. Hall.
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Similarly, aphasia, in Djebar's novel, should not be read merely as an involuntary loss of the ability to speak, but instead as a deliberate method of protest against the "inherent fault of the European education: verbosity, an indiscreet compulsive longiloquence in [the] preambles to seduction" (126).