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salutation
used in 1984 by Orwell

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Definition
a greeting — such as "Hi",  "Dear John:", or "Ladies and Gentlemen"

or:

the act of greeting
  • Without speaking or giving any kind of salutation, Martin went out, closing the door silently behind him.
    p. 174.3
salutation = a gesture or verbal acknowledgement of someone's arrival or departure
There are no more uses of "salutation" in 1984 by Orwell.

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