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noun comedy pronunciation in British English /ˈkɒmədi/
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  1. [uncountable] a type of entertainment intended to make people laugh
    The new channel will bring you the best in drama, music, and comedy.
    1. a.
      [countable] a funny film, play or television programme
      a fast-moving comedy about the antics of a group of flatmates
    2. b.
      [only before noun] relating to comedy
      a comedy series/show/club


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