ordre

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noun or·dre \ˈȯr-drə\

Definition of ordre

plural

ordres

  1. :  a set or suite of short pieces for harpsichord or ensemble in 18th-century France An ordre often began with several pieces in the style of an allemande, courante and sarabande, but mostly contained descriptive pieces with fanciful titles. — John Gillespie, Five Centuries of Keyboard Music, 1965

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First Known Use of ordre

1883


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