biloquist

one capable of speaking with two distinct voices

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  • biloquist — noun A person having the ability to speak in two different voices, especially as a ventriloquist. Back in Maisel, I was a biloquist. A common street performer. What you would call a ventriloquist. See Also: biloquial, biloquism, biloquium …   Wiktionary

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  • Memoirs of Carwin the Biloquist — Memoirs of Carwin, the Biloquist (1803–1805) is a fragment of story written by Charles Brockden Brown published over a period of two years. Memoirs of Carwin, the Biloquist follows the life of a young man by the name of Carwin as he realizes his… …   Wikipedia

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  • Charles Brockden Brown — Charles Brockden Brown, né le 17 janvier 1771 à Londres et mort en mer le 22 février 1810, est un romancier, un journaliste, un historien et un éditeur américain. Le milieu universitaire américain le considère comme le premier écrivain… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • 1803 in literature — The year 1803 in literature involved some significant events and new books.Events*Novelist Mary Butt marries Captain Henry Sherwood, acquiring the surname by which she will become best known.New books*Charles Brockden Brown Memoirs of Carwin the… …   Wikipedia

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  • biloquial — adjective Of, pertaining to, or possessing the ability to speak in two different voices, especially as a ventriloquist. Deception was often unnecessarily practised, and my biloquial faculty did not lie unemployed . . . . Standing one evening on… …   Wiktionary

  • biloquism — noun The ability to speak in two different voices, especially as a ventriloquist. Though there was certainly an element of entertainment in Raphaelles performances, ventriloquism, or biloquism as the new science was called, represented far more… …   Wiktionary

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