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intermissionnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˌɪn.təˈmɪʃ.ən/  us   /-t̬ɚ-/
B1 [C] mainly US (UK usually interval) a ​shortperiod between the ​parts of a ​play, ​film, concert, etc. [U] US a ​period between ​parts of a ​game when the ​playersrest and ​peoplewatching can ​leavetheirseats: The Sonics ​led by only two ​points at intermission.
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intermissionnoun [C/U]

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