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command performancenoun [C]

uk   /kəˈmɑːnd pəˌfɔː.məns/ us   /kəˈmænd pɚˌfɔːr.məns/
a special performance of a play or film that is given because a royal or very important person has asked for it
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Translations of “command performance”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奉命专场演出, 御前演出…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奉命專場演出, 御前演出…
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