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premiere

noun [C]     /ˈprem.i.eər/ US  /prɪˈmɪr/
the first public performance of a play or any other type of entertainment : The world premiere of the opera will be at the Metropolitan Opera House in New York.Spectacles and performancesTheatre - general wordsCinema - general words premiere     verb [T] The play was premiered in New York.Spectacles and performancesExhibiting and exhibitions
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