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  1. illocution(Noun)

    The aim of a speaker in making an utterance as opposed to the meaning of the terms used.

  2. Origin: From il- (an assimilated version of in-) + locution, from loquor


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of illocution in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of illocution in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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