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valedictionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌvæl.əˈdɪk.ʃən/  us   /ˌvæl.əˈdɪk.ʃən/ formal
the ​act of saying ​goodbye, ​especiallyformally, or a ​formalspeech in which someone says ​goodbye
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Translations of “valediction”
in Chinese (Simplified) (尤指正式的)告别,告别词…
in Chinese (Traditional) (尤指正式的)告別,告別辭…
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