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English definition of “bravura”

bravura

noun [U] uk   /brəˈvjʊə.rə/ us    /-ˈvjʊr.ə/
impressive technical skill that is shown in an artistic performance or work: He gave a bravura performance.Attention-seeking, distracting and showing off
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