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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Enthusiastic applause given by people who rise from a sitting position

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. a prolonged applause during which the audience stands as a sign of special appreciation or admiration.

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

  • n. enthusiastic recognition (especially one accompanied by loud applause)


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