Entracte

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Entracte äng-trakt′ the time between two acts in a play: (mus.) an instrumental piece performed between acts.
    • n Entracte äng-trakt′ the time between two acts in a play:
    • n Entracte äng-trakt′ (mus.) an instrumental piece performed between acts.
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
Fr., entre, between, acte, an act.

Usage

In literature:

The brief reign of Elah preserves an important entract in xvi.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 15, Slice 7" by Various
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