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coda

noun [C] uk   /ˈkəʊ.də/ us    /ˈkoʊ-/
specialized music a piece of music at the end of a longer piece of music, usually separate from the basic structure: The coda is often more technically difficult than the rest of the piece. formal the final or extra part of a speech, event, or piece of writing: In a coda to the main exhibition are various works that were once attributed to Rembrandt. specialized phonetics the end of a syllable
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