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wedding reception

noun [C] uk   ( also reception) us  
a party to celebrate the marriage ceremony of two people: The wedding will be held at St Martin's Church and the wedding reception at Crathorne Hotel.
Translations of “wedding reception”
in Chinese (Traditional) 婚禮招待會,婚宴…
in Chinese (Simplified) 婚礼招待会,婚宴…
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