pianiste

noun
pi·​a·​niste | \ ˌpēəˈnēst \
plural pianistes

Definition of pianiste

: pianist especially : a woman or girl who is a pianist

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First Known Use of pianiste

1806, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for pianiste

French

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“Pianiste.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pianiste. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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