philharmonic

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

Definition of philharmonic

Examples of philharmonic in a sentence

  1. served as a conductor for the philharmonic

Origin and Etymology of philharmonic

French philharmonique, literally, loving harmony, from Italian filarmonico, from fil- phil- + armonia harmony, from Latin harmonia


First Known Use: 1843



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