byplay

by-play

[bahy-pley]
noun
an action or speech carried on to the side while the main action proceeds, especially on the stage.
Also, byplay.


Origin:
1805–15

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by-play
 
n
secondary action or talking carried on apart while the main action proceeds, esp in a play

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