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English definition of “intermezzo”

intermezzo

noun [C]     /ˌɪn.təˈmet.səʊ/ US  /-t̬ɚˈmet.soʊ/ (plural intermezzi or intermezzos)
a short piece of music written to be played on its own or as part of a longer pieceMusical piecesForeign words and phrases used in English
(Definition of intermezzo noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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