patter song

noun

Definition of patter song

: a song (as in musical comedy or comic opera) in which patter is used for humorous effect

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“Patter song.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/patter%20song. Accessed 22 Apr. 2021.

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