Variant of encore
Origin: French again, still ; from Old French ancor, probably ; from Classical Latin (hinc) hac hora (from that time) to the present hour
- a demand by the audience, shown by continued applause, for the repetition of a piece of music, etc., or for another appearance of the performer or performers
- the repetition, further performance, etc. in answer to such a demand
- the piece of music, etc. performed in answer to such a demand
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