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a short time when someone stops doing something before starting again
a period of time between two events
a temporary or permanent stop in a process
a situation in which something happens later or more slowly than you expected
a short period of time between two longer periods
a time at which one thing ends completely and a new thing begins
a time during which something interrupts a process or activity
a short time between periods of work in an official organization, especially a court or parliament
a short break in the middle of a play, film, concert etc
a period of time in which you are allowed to change your mind about a contract or agreement that you have signed
the action of deliberately dropping your microphone at the end of a speech or performance to show you think it was so good that nothing better could follow it
a coloured substance that you can put on your eyelids
moving with rhythm, together as one
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