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English definition of “wedding reception”

wedding reception

noun [C]     (also reception)
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.Relating to weddings
(Definition of wedding reception noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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