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LARP

/lɑːp/
noun
1.
a type of role-playing game in which each participant assumes a particular character and acts out various scenarios at events which last for a predetermined time
verb
2.
(intransitive) to participate in such an event
Derived Forms
LARPer, noun
LARPing, noun
Word Origin
C20: from l(ive) a(ction) r(ole-)p(laying)
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