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noun [countable/uncountable] entertainment pronunciation in American English /ˌentərˈteɪnmənt/
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  1. performances that people enjoy
    A jazz band provided the entertainment, while people ate and drank under the stars.
    There will be entertainment and a buffet luncheon for a cost of $30.
    entertainment business: The boy is making his mark in the entertainment business before he has even left school.


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