Bartókian

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Bar·tók·ian | \ˌbärˈtäkyən, -tȯk-, -kēən\

Definition of Bartókian 

: of, relating to, or suggestive of Béla Bartók or his musical compositions

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First Known Use of Bartókian

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for Bartókian

Béla Bartók †1945 Hungarian composer + English -an

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