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crescendo

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the highest part or point
  • excitement in the auditorium slowly built up and reached its crescendo when the star walked on stage

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“Crescendo.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/crescendo. Accessed 19 Feb. 2020.

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