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intermissionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈmɪʃ.ən/ us   /ˌɪn.t̬ɚˈmɪʃ.ən/
B1 [C] mainly US UK usually interval a short period between the parts of a play, film, concert, etc.
[U] US a period between parts of a game when the players rest and people watching can leave their seats: The Sonics led by only two points at intermission.
(Definition of intermission from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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intermissionnoun [C/U]

us   /ˌɪn·tərˈmɪʃ·ən/
a brief period between the parts of a performance
(Definition of intermission from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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