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accompaniment

noun
 
 
/əˈkʌmpənɪmənt/
FOOD/DRINK [C] formal something that is nice to eat or drink with a particular food or drink: salmon with an accompaniment of green saladFood - general words
MUSIC [C, U] music that is played with the main instrument or with a singing voice: a song with piano accompanimentPlaying musicSinging in general
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