Pronunciation: (ri-hûr'sul), [key]
1. a session of exercise, drill, or practice, usually private, in preparation for a public performance, ceremony, etc.: a play rehearsal; a wedding rehearsal.
2. the act of rehearsing.
3. a repeating or relating: a rehearsal of grievances.
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