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What is public speaking?

At the risk of annoying some of my colleagues, I'll take the definition from Wikipedia: "Public speaking is the process of speaking to a group of people in a structured, deliberate manner intended to inform, influence, or entertain the listeners."*

Bibliography
*Public speaking. (2008, October 7). In Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. Retrieved 16:12, October 7, 2008, from http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Public_speaking&oldid=243629114

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