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choir

noun [C, + sing/pl verb] uk   /kwaɪər/ us    /kwaɪr/
B2 a group of people who sing together: He sings in the church choir. choir practice
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in Korean 합창단…
in Arabic جَوْقة…
in French choeur…
in Turkish koro…
in Italian coro…
in Chinese (Traditional) 合唱團, (尤指教堂的)唱詩班…
in Russian хор…
in Polish chór…
in Spanish coro…
in Portuguese coro, coral…
in German der Chor…
in Catalan cor…
in Japanese 合唱団…
in Chinese (Simplified) 合唱队, (尤指教堂的)唱诗班…
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