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solo

adjective [before noun], adverb uk   /ˈsəʊ.ləʊ/  us   /ˈsoʊ.loʊ/
B2 alone; without other people: a solo performance/flight to sail/fly solo He used to play with a group but now he's going solo/pursuing a solo career.
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solo

noun [C] uk   /ˈsəʊ.ləʊ/  us   /ˈsoʊ.loʊ/ (plural solos)
B2 a musical performance given by one person alone, or a musical performance in which one person is given special attention: a trumpet solo Parker's solo on "A Night in Tunisia" was so amazing that the pianist backing him simply stopped playing.
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