compellation


compellation
com•pel•la•tion
[[t]ˌkɒm pəˈleɪ ʃən[/t]] n.
1) the act of addressing a person
2) manner or form of address; appellation
Etymology: 1595–1605; < L compellātiō accosting, rebuke. See com-, appellation

From formal English to slang. 2014.

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