en·​tre·​més | \ˌen‧trəˈmās\
plural entremeses\-​ˈmāˌsās \

Definition of entremés 

1 : an interlude sometimes inserted in Spanish mystery plays of the middle ages

2 : a short comic piece usually with music and dancing in the Spanish theater

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History and Etymology for entremés

Spanish, from Catalan entremès, from Latin intermissus, past participle of intermittere to intermit

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