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signature tune

n
(Music, other) Brit a melody used to introduce or identify a television or radio programme, a dance band, a performer, etc. Also called (esp US and Canadian): theme song
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Noun1.signature tune - a melody used to identify a performer or a dance band or radio/tv program
melodic line, melodic phrase, melody, tune, strain, air, line - a succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence; "she was humming an air from Beethoven"
Translations

signature tune

n (Brit) → Erkennungsmelodie f

signature tune

n (Brit) → sigla musicale
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