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noun
the act of delivering speeches in public.
the art or skill of addressing an audience effectively.
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Origin of public speaking

First recorded in 1755–65
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British Dictionary definitions for public speaking

public speaking

noun
the art or practice of making speeches to large audiences

Derived forms of public speaking

public speaker, noun
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