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English definition of “nativity play”

nativity play

noun [C]     /nəˈtɪv.ɪ.tiˌpleɪ/ US  /-ə.t̬i-/
a play that tells the story of Jesus Christ's birth, usually performed by children at ChristmasDrama and plays
(Definition of nativity play noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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