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rehearsal

noun [C or U]     /rɪˈhɜː.səl/ US  /-ˈhɝː-/
B2 a time when all the people involved in a play, dance, etc. practise in order to prepare for a performance: They didn't have time for (a) rehearsal before the performance. He's a producer with three plays in rehearsal.Production, direction and recording
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