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walk-on

noun
     
Related topics: Theatre
walk-on [countable]
1 also walk-on part/roleAPT a small acting part with no words to say in a play or film, or an actor who has a part like this
2 American English someone who plays for a college sports team without having been given a sports scholarship

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