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English definition of “show business”

show business

noun [U] uk   (informal showbiz) us  
the entertainment business, especially the part that is considered to be popular but not very artistic or serious: Stars of the entertainment world turned out to celebrate his 40th year in show business. a charity dinner attended by a host of showbiz personalitiesSpectacles and performances
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