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Ciceronian

[sis-uh-roh-nee-uh n] /ˌsɪs əˈroʊ ni ən/
adjective
1.
of or pertaining to Cicero or his writings:
the Ciceronian orations.
2.
in the style of Cicero: characterized by melodious language, clarity, and forcefulness of presentation:
Ciceronian invective.
noun
3.
a person who is an expert on or specializes in the study of the works of Cicero.
4.
a person who admires or imitates the style of Cicero.
Origin
1575-1585
1575-85; < Latin Cicerōniānus, equivalent to Cicerōn- (stem of Cicerō) Cicero + -iānus -ian
Related forms
pseudo-Ciceronian, adjective, noun
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British Dictionary definitions for Ciceronian

Ciceronian

/ˌsɪsəˈrəʊnɪən/
adjective
1.
of or resembling Cicero or his rhetorical style; eloquent
2.
(of literary style) characterized by the use of antithesis and long periods
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