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1. A small show offered in addition to the main attraction, as at a circus.
2. A diversion or spectacle that is incidental to a larger set of circumstances or a bigger issue of concern.
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1. (Theatre) a small show or entertainment offered in conjunction with a larger attraction, as at a circus or fair
2. a subordinate event or incident
Collins English Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged, 12th Edition 2014 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1994, 1998, 2000, 2003, 2006, 2007, 2009, 2011, 2014
1. a minor show or exhibition in connection with a principal one, as at a circus.
2. any subordinate event or spectacle.
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|Noun||1.||sideshow - a subordinate incident of little importance relative to the main event; "instruction is not an educational sideshow"|
incident - a single distinct event
|2.||sideshow - a minor show that is part of a larger one (as at the circus)|
show - the act of publicly exhibiting or entertaining; "a remarkable show of skill"
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Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005
sideshow[ˈsaɪdˌʃəʊ] n (at fair) → attrazione f
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