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interlude

noun [C] uk   /ˈɪn.tə.luːd/ us    /-t̬ɚ-/
a short period when a situation or activity is different from what comes before and after it: Except for a brief Christian interlude at the beginning of the 11th century, Istanbul has been a Muslim city for almost 1,300 years. The musical interludes don't really fit in with the rest of the play.
Translations of “interlude”
in Spanish interludio…
in French intermède…
in German die Pause…
in Chinese (Traditional) 插曲,間歇…
in Russian интерлюдия, перерыв…
in Turkish ara, fasıla…
in Chinese (Simplified) 插曲,间歇…
in Polish przerywnik…
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