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pageant

noun [C] uk   /ˈpædʒ.ənt/ us  
UK a show, usually performed outside, that consists of people wearing traditional clothing and acting out historical events: Our youngest son is taking part in the school pageant. US a competition for young women in which they are judged on their beauty and other qualities: a beauty pageant any colourful and impressive show or ceremony
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