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noun [countable] informal     page-turner pronunciation in American English
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  1. From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a person whose duty it is to turn the pages for a pianist during performances

    At the end of the concert the musicians received rapturous applause but the page-turner did not receive a request to bow and remained in her seat.

    Submitted by Kathryn from United Kingdom on 26/08/2015


a lifestyle focussing on simple pleasures such as comfort and cosiness in the home, and spending time with friends and family

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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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