Stradivarius

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noun Strad·i·var·i·us \ˌstra-də-ˈver-ē-əs\

Definition of Stradivarius

plural

Stradivarii

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  1. :  a stringed instrument (as a violin) made by Antonio Stradivari of Cremona

Origin and Etymology of stradivarius

latinized form of Stradivari


First Known Use: 1833

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