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premiere

noun [C] uk   /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] uk   us  
The play was premiered in New York.Spectacles and performancesExhibiting and exhibitions
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