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duet

noun [C]
 
 
/djuˈet/
a piece of music for two people to perform togetherMusical piecesTypes of songs
Translations of “duet”
in Arabic لَحْن يُؤَدّى بِشَكْل ثُنائي…
in Korean 이중주…
in Malaysian duet…
in French duo…
in Turkish iki kişinin çalıp söylediği parça, düet…
in Italian duetto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 二重唱(曲),二重奏(曲)…
in Russian дуэт…
in Polish duet…
in Vietnamese bản song tấu…
in Spanish dúo…
in Portuguese dueto…
in Thai การร้อง หรือเล่นดนตรีเป็นคู่…
in German das Duett…
in Catalan duet…
in Japanese デュエット…
in Indonesian duet…
in Chinese (Simplified) 二重唱(曲),二重奏(曲)…
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