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[loh-kwi-toor; English lok-wi-ter]
  1. he speaks; she speaks.
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  1. he (or she) speaks: used, esp formerly, as a stage directionUsually abbreviated to: loq
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Word Origin and History for loquitur

stage direction, "he or she speaks," Latin, third person present indicative singular of loqui "to talk" (see locution).

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