A valediction (/ˌvæləˈdɪkʃən/) is an expression used to say farewell, especially a word or phrase used to end a letter or message, or the act of saying parting words whether brief or extensive.. They vary extensively according to register.
- Spoken valedictions: "Bye!" "See you!" "toodaloo", "cheers!"
- Written valedictions: "yours sincerely", "yours faithfully", etc.
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