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recital

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noun re·cit·al \ri-ˈsī-təl\

Simple Definition of recital

  • : a dance or musical performance

  • : the act of reading something out loud or saying something from memory usually for an audience

  • : a long description or list that includes many things

Full Definition of recital

  1. 1 a :  a detailed account :  enumeration <a recital of names and dates> b :  the act or process or an instance of reciting c :  discourse, narration <a colorful recital of a night on the town>

  2. 2 a :  a concert given by an individual musician or dancer or by a dance troupe b :  a public exhibition of skill given by music or dance pupils

re·cit·al·ist play \-təl-ist\ noun

1536

First Known Use of recital

1536



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