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noun [countable] American English pronunciation: festival /ˈfestɪv(ə)l/ 
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    a series of performances of movies, plays, music, or dancing that is usually organized in the same place at the same time each year

    The movie generated a very positive response at this year's Sundance Film Festival.

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