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English definition of “soundbite”

soundbite

noun [C]     /ˈsaʊnd.baɪt/
a short sentence or phrase that is easy to remember, often included in a speech made by a politician and repeated in newspapers and on television and radio: Most politicians want to master the art of the soundbite.Sentences and expressions
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