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carol

noun [C] uk   /ˈkær.əl/  us   /ˈker-/
a happy or religious song, usually one sung at Christmas: a carol concert "Silent Night" is my favourite (Christmas) carol.

carol

verb [I] uk   /ˈkær.əl/  us   /ˈker-/ (-ll- or US usually -l-)
to sing songs, especially carols, in a loud and happy way
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