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philharmonic

noun phil·har·mon·ic \ˌfi-lər-ˈmä-nik, -(ˌ)lär-; ˌfil-(ˌ)här-\

Definition of PHILHARMONIC

Examples of PHILHARMONIC

  1. <served as a conductor for the philharmonic>

Origin of PHILHARMONIC

French philharmonique, literally, loving harmony, from Italian filarmonico, from fil- phil- + armonia harmony, from Latin harmonia
First Known Use: 1843

Other Music Terms

cacophony, chorister, concerto, counterpoint, madrigal, obbligato, presto, presto, refrain, riff, segue

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