from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A full, uninterrupted rehearsal of a play with costumes and stage properties.
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- n. A rehearsal prior to a public spectacle, where all the performers are in costume.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a private preparatory performance of a drama, opera, etc., in costume.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a full uninterrupted rehearsal in costumes shortly before the first performance
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