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English definition of “surtitle”

surtitle

noun [C] uk   /ˈsɜːˌtaɪ.tl̩/ us    /ˈsɝːˌtaɪ.t̬l̩/ (US usually supertitle)
a written form in the listener's own language of the words that are being sung in an opera, shown above the stage during a performanceOpera
(Definition of surtitle from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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