comprobatio

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Para que una eleccion episcopal resultara legitima se exigia su reconocimiento y aprobacion por parte de los demas obispos a traves de lo que se denominaba comprobatio (29), y que era expresada en las litterae communicationis o litterae pacis (30).
Furthermore, he attempts to appeal to ethos (tries to make himself look good) through comprobatio and apomnemonysis.
Personification raises its head in the treatment of the business as if it were a living entity with 'needs' and in comprobatio we espy a rather different type of rhetorical device which involves the persuader flattering her/his 'target'.