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English definition of “song”


noun [C/U]    /sɔŋ/
a usually short piece of music with words that are sung : [C] We bought a CD of Cole Porter songs. Song is also the act of singing , or singing when considered generally : [U] He was so happy he wanted to burst into song (= start singing ). The song of a bird is the musical sound it makes.
(Definition of song noun from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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