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Eisteddfod Definition

Welsh bardic festival where poets and musicians competed for prizes. See Welsh forms.

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Other Eisteddfod Definition

[n] any of several annual Welsh festivals involving artistic competitions (especially in singing)

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\Eis*tedd"fod\, n. [W., session, fr. eistedd to sit.] Am assembly or session of the Welsh bards; an annual congress of bards, minstrels and literati of Wales, -- being a patriotic revival of the old custom.

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