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From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Performing, Music, Theatre
interludein‧ter‧lude /ˈɪntəluːd $ -ər-/ noun [countable]  1 PERIOD OF TIMEa period of time between two events or situations, during which something different happens a brief interlude of peace before a return to the battlefield2 APPAUSEa short period of time between the parts of a play, concert etc syn intermission3 APMAPTa short piece of music, talk etc used to fill such a period4 a short romantic or sexual meeting or relationship a romantic interlude
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interludethe brief interlude of peace between the world warsThe dance provided a delightful comic interlude.Halfway through the performance there was a short musical interlude.
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