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recitation

noun [C] uk   us   /ˌres.ɪˈteɪ.ʃən/
saying a piece of writing aloud from memory: He gave a beautiful recitation of some poems by Blake.
Translations of “recitation”
in Korean 암송, 낭송…
in Arabic قِراءة…
in Portuguese recitação…
in Catalan recitació…
in Japanese 朗読, 暗唱…
in Italian recitazione…
in Chinese (Traditional) 背誦, 朗誦…
in Chinese (Simplified) 背诵, 朗诵…
(Definition of recitation from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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