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opera buffa

noun opera buf·fa \-ˈbü-fə\

Definition of OPERA BUFFA

:  an 18th century farcical comic opera with dialogue in recitative

Origin of OPERA BUFFA

Italian, literally, comic opera
First Known Use: 1770

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