L'envoy

L'envoy
L'envoi L'en`voi", or L'envoy L'en`voy" (l[aum]n`vw[aum]"), n. [F. le the + envoi a sending. See {Envoy}.] 1. One or more detached verses at the end of a literary composition, serving to convey the moral, or to address the poem to a particular person; -- orig. employed in old French poetry. --Shak. [1913 Webster]

2. A conclusion; a result. --Massinger. [1913 Webster]


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