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background


background

noun

Definition of BACKGROUND

1
the physical conditions or features that form the setting against which something is viewed <they got married on a mountain top with the sunset as background>
Synonyms backdrop, ground
2
the place and time in which the action for a portion of a dramatic work (as a movie) is set <the background of that movie is the World War II era>

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