performance

[ per-fawr-muh ns ]
/ pərˈfɔr məns /

noun

Origin of performance

First recorded in 1485–95; perform + -ance

Related forms

mis·per·form·ance, nounre·per·form·ance, noun
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performance

/ (pəˈfɔːməns) /

noun


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