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one-acter

[wuhn-ak-ter] /ˈwʌnˈæk tər/
noun, Informal.
1.
a short play consisting of one act.
Also, one-act [wuhn-akt] /ˈwʌnˌækt/ (Show IPA).
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95
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Examples for oneact
  • The school also organizes theatre shorts, a series of oneact plays.
  • oneact plays there are seven oneact plays written by alan ayckbourn.

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