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What is the noun for encomiums?

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  1. Warm praise, especially a formal expression of such praise; a tribute.
  2. (rhetoric) A general category of oratory.
  3. (rhetoric) A method within rhetorical pedagogy.
  4. The eighth exercise in the progymnasmata series.
  5. (literature) A genre of literature that included five elements: prologue, birth and upbringing, acts of the person's life, comparisons used to praise the subject, and an epilogue.
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  7. Examples:
    1. “All these premises represent an inversion of the traditional modes of absolutist encomium.”
      “Like all sites conceived as digital brochures, it has far too much text which includes an overly lavish encomium by a Sunday newspaper scribe.”
      “This encomium of praise for the liberating Romans was soon replaced by a rather different view in mainstream Judean opinion.”
  1. A person who delivers an encomium or eulogy.
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    1. “It is one of those few subjects on which an encomiast may expatiate without deviating from the truth.”
      “A man of genius may securely laugh at a mode of attack by which his reviler, in half a century or less, becomes his encomiast.”
      “Sherstone, says the encomiast, gained for Thurkil a large share of the fatherland.”
  1. (obsolete) encomium; panegyric
  1. plural of encomium (“praise”)
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    1. “Among the new poems in his new book is one so good that the publisher has put it on the back of the hardcover edition, instead of blurbs and encomia.”
      “Her poetry is replete with such images, as time and again she writes encomia or praise-poems to particular mothers as well as the state of motherhood as an abstract ideal.”
      “Lyric poetry included dithyrambs, encomia, paeans, and hymns.”
  1. plural of encomiastic
  1. plural of encomium
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    1. “Among the various guidelines for the speakers, one rule advises students to avoid encomiums at the beginning of the speech.”
      “Her original choreographies based on Indian mythology and contemporary issues earned her encomiums from around the world.”
      “But the most frequently recorded encomiums come from men and women in his own constituency.”
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