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  • noun Plural form of semichorus.


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  • Earlier, a poet had improvised verses in praise of Dionysus before a chorus that would reply with a traditional song; now the tales of the god were dramatized by interchanges between two semichoruses, and then by two speakers engaging in dialogue, and then, a generation or two later, _three_ actors.

    Asimov's Science Fiction


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