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performances

noun
plural of performance

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1 a presentation of an artistic work (as a piece of music) from a particular point of view
  • a disappointing, lackluster performance of a classic of the musical theater

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2 the doing of an action
  • the performance of her nightly ritual, the taking of a warm bath, calmed her

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“Performances.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/performances. Accessed 22 Sep. 2021.

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