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symphony

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1 a balanced, pleasing, or suitable arrangement of parts
  • the satisfying symphony of color in Renoir's canvases

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2 a usually large group of musicians playing together
  • a performance of a Bach concerto by the San Antonio Symphony

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The first known use of symphony was in the 15th century

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“Symphony.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/symphony. Accessed 28 Nov. 2021.

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