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  1. in·ter·lude
    IPA[ˈin(t)ərˌlo͞od]
  2. noun

    • 1. an intervening period of time:

      enjoying a lunchtime interlude
    • 2. a pause between the acts of a play.

    • 3. something performed during a theater intermission:

      an orchestral interlude
    • 4. a piece of music played between other pieces or between the verses of a hymn:

      short instrumental interludes between songs
    • 5. a temporary amusement or source of entertainment that contrasts with what goes before or after:

      the romantic interlude withered rapidly once he was back in town
  3. Variation

    • n.: noun: interlude, plural noun: interludes

    • noun

      an intervening period of time; an interval:

      a pause between the acts of a play.

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