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Synonyms for allocution

a usually formal oral communication to an audience

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(rhetoric) a formal or authoritative address that advises or exhorts

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Dans son allocution, le ministre marocain a rappele que le Royaume a opte, a la fois, pour l'aide humanitaire urgente, notamment par l'octroi de 4 millions de dollars verses, l'annee derniere, aux instances onusiennes competentes, et le soutien humanitaire permanent afin d'alleger les souffrances du peuple syrien, via la mise en place d'un hopital poly-disciplinaire dans le Royaume de la Jordanie au camp Zaatari, initie suite aux hautes instructions de SM le Roi Mohammed VI.
Dans son allocution, l'emir du Koweit s'est engage a faire un don de 500 millions de dollars.
Our intent was not to assess the magisterial authority of John Paul II's allocution of March 2004 as our colleagues claim; we had already done that in two previous articles.
Nevertheless, we submit that the allocution achieved a level of publicity that was significant.
Because of that we continue to think that the content of the allocution and other documents of the past 25 years need to be addressed, particularly in the light of prior developments that we articulated.
These shifts are not all found in the allocution, although Pope John Paul may very well have assumed many of them in what he said about ANH.
Traditionally, allocutions are given to a variety of groups that meet in Rome, but they have not always been seen as the locus for announcing a major policy shift.
The recent papal allocution To the International Congress on Life-Sustaining Treatment and Vegetative State.
What is interesting about this papal allocution is that it seems to represent a significant departure from the Roman Catholic bioethical tradition with respect to both the method and the basis upon which such decisions are made.
Dans une salle archicomble, la ceremonie d'ouverture s'est deroulee dans une ambiance gaie et bon enfant avec, au menu, allocutions de bienvenue, intermedes musicaux et hommages.
Dans une allocution de circonstance, Ahmed Hosni, directeur du festival, a promis d'en assurer la perennite et de le mettre au service d'un cinema de haute qualite, un cinema qui eduque, divertit et reflete la richesse culturelle de la Mediterranee .