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The salutatorian was asked to speak for five minutes.
  a graduating student with the second highest academic rank; may deliver the opening address at graduation exercises
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salutatorian salutatorians
Strongly Associated with:   valedictorian, valedictory, salutatory, valediction
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  • The salutatorian was asked to speak for five minutes.
  • catching up with him, was the salutatorian, tied with Billy.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • Finally, with no point in waiting longer, she murmurs, forlornly, "Ladies and gentlemen, our salutatorian, Cedric Jennings."
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
  • Misty had told me that she was the salutatorian, but you’d never know it to talk to her, that she could even be funny sometimes.
    Jill McCorkle  --  Ferris Beach

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  • Then, Cedric Jennings, salutatorian, class of 1995, turns silently and descends the stairs, knowing only that there’s no need to ever come back to this place.
    Ron Suskind  --  A Hope in the Unseen
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Associated words [difficulty]:   salutatorian [8] , valedictorian [5] , valedictory [8] , salutatory [9] , valediction [9]
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