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English definition of “commentary”

commentary

noun
 
 
/ˈkɒməntəri/
RADIO/TELEVISION [C, U] a spoken description of an event on the radio or television while the event is happening: the football commentaryProgrammes and other broadcastsRemarks and remarkingExpressing and asking opinions
DISCUSSION [U, no plural] a discussion or explanation of something: a commentary on American cultureAccounts and storiesSummaries and summarisingDefining and explaining
(Definition of commentary from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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