acter

play
noun act·er \ˈak-tər\

Definition of acter

plural

acters

  1. :  a play that has a specified number of acts —used in combination Arthur Miller's two one-acters, presented under the collective title “Danger: Memory!” at the Mitzi E. Newhouse, don't amount to much. — Edith Oliver, New Yorker, 23 Feb. 1987 a two-acter

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1859

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1859


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