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English definition of “backing”

backing

noun [U] (MUSIC)    /ˈbæk.ɪŋ/
music or singing that is played or performed to support a song or tune, especially a popular one: a backing track She sang as part of an all-women backing (US usually backup) group.Singing in generalTypes of music
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