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definition of the word orchestra

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Latin < Ancient Greek ορχήστρα (orchēstra) < ὀρχοῦμαι (orchoumai) "I dance"

Singular
orchestra

Plural
orchestras

orchestra (plural orchestras)

  1. (music) A large group of musicians who play together on various instruments, usually including strings, woodwind, brass and percussion; the instruments played by such a group.
  2. The area in a theatre or concert hall where the musicians sit, immediately in front of and below the stage.
  3. A semicircular space in front of the stage used by the chorus in ancient Greek theatres.


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