from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.
- noun A part of a play, especially in medieval and Renaissance drama, that is enacted without speaking.
- noun Communication or acting by means of expressive gestures; pantomime.
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- noun theater A
performanceduring which the playersdo not speak.
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- noun a performance using gestures and body movements without words
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