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quick-change artist

[kwik-cheynj] /ˈkwɪkˈtʃeɪndʒ/
a person adept at changing from one thing to another, as an entertainer who changes costumes quickly during a performance.
Origin of quick-change artist
1885-90 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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British Dictionary definitions for quick-change artist

quick-change artist

an actor or entertainer who undertakes several rapid changes of costume during his performance
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