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English definition of “audition”


verb [I/T]    /ɔˈdɪʃ·ən/
to give, watch, or listen to a short performance that tests whether a performer’s skills are suitable for a particular event or group: [I] You’ll have to audition for the role. [T] They auditioned 125 dancers before choosing ten.
(Definition of audition verb from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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