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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. An opera or operetta with a humorous plot, generally spoken dialogue, and usually a happy ending. Also called bouffe.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. opera with a happy ending and in which some of the text is spoken

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