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choice of words, composition, dialect, diction, expression, formulation, grammar, idiom, language, lexicon, lexis, locution, parlance, phrase, phraseology, phrasing, rhetoric, speech, stock of words, talk, thesaurus, usage, use of words, usus loquendi, verbalism, verbiage, vocabulary, wordhoard, wording, words

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