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rehearsal


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Rehearsal  \Re*hears"al\  (r?*h?rs"a),  n. 
  The  act  of  rehearsing;  recital;  narration;  repetition; 
  specifically,  a  private  recital,  performance,  or  season  of 
  practice,  in  preparation  for  a  public  exhibition  or  exercise. 
  --Chaucer. 
 
  In  rehearsal  of  our  Lord's  Prayer.  --Hooker. 
 
  Here's  marvelous  convenient  place  for  our  rehearsal. 
  --Shak. 
 
  {Dress  rehearsal}  (Theater),  a  private  preparatory 
  performance  of  a  drama,  opera,  etc.,  in  costume. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  rehearsal 
  n  :  a  practice  session  in  preparation  for  a  public  performance 
  of  a  play  or  speech  or  concert  [syn:  {dry  run},  {run 
  through}] 




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