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interlude
used in The Hunchback of Notre Dame

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Definition
a short period with an activity different than that occurring during longer periods before or after it

or:

music:  brief music played between longer sections of a musical work
  • In the matter of love, as in all other affairs, he willingly assented to temporizing and adjusting terms; and a good supper, and an amiable tête-a-tête appeared to him, especially when he was hungry, an excellent interlude between the prologue and the catastrophe of a love adventure.
    1.2.7 — Vol 1 Bk 2 Chpt 7 — A Bridal Night (33% in)

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