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From French épilogue, from Latin epilogus, from Ancient Greek ἐπίλογος (epilogos, “a conclusion, peroration of a speech, epilogue of a play”), from ἐπιλέγειν (epilegein, “say in addition”), from ἐπί (epi, “in addition”) + λέγειν (legein, “to say”).
- IPA: /ˈɛp.ɪ.lɒɡ/
- A short speech, spoken directly at the audience at the end of a play
- The performer who gives this speech
- A brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece; an afterword
- (computing) A component of a computer program that prepares the computer to return from a routine.
- (short speech; brief oration or script): prologue
short speech at the end of a play
the performer who gives this speech
brief oration or script at the end of a literary piece
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