di·ver·tisse·ment (də-vûrtĭs-mənt, dē-vĕr-tēs-mäɴ)
1. A short performance, typically a ballet, that is presented as an interlude in an opera, play, or other entertainment.
2. Music See divertimento.
3. A diversion; an amusement.
[French, from divertir, to divert, from Old French; see DIVERT.]
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