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English definition of “interval”

interval

noun     /ˈɪntəvəl/
TIME [C] a period of time between two actions , activities , or events : After an interval of three days the peace talks resumed .Pauses and interludes
at intervals repeated after a particular period of time or particular distance : Patients were injected with the drug at four-hour intervals (= every four hours ).Continually and repeatedly
PERFORMANCE [C] UK (UK/US intermission) B1 a short period of time between the parts of a play , performance , etc Parts of plays, shows and filmsPauses and interludes
(Definition of interval noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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