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Definition of improvisation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

improvisation

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˌɪmprəvaɪˈzeɪʃn//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ɪmˌprɑːvəˈzeɪʃn//
 
[uncountable, countable]
 
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the act of inventing music, the words in a play, a statement, etc. while you are playing or speaking, instead of planning it in advance jazz improvisation