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song

noun uk   /sɒŋ/  us   /sɑːŋ/
A2 [C] a usually short piece of music with words that are sung: to sing a song a love/folk/pop song
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[U] the act of singing, or singing when considered generally: He was so happy he wanted to burst/break into song (= start singing). [C or U] the musical sound that a bird makes: bird song A thrush's song was the only sound to break the silence.
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