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Meaning of SEPTET

Pronunciation:  sep'tet

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a musical composition written for seven performers
  2. [n]  seven people considered as a unit
  3. [n]  a set of seven similar things considered as a unit
  4. [n]  seven performers or singers who perform together
  5. [n]  the cardinal number that is the sum of six and one
 

SEPTET is a 6 letter word that starts with S.

 

 Synonyms: 7, heptad, septette, septette, seven, sevener, sevensome, VII
 
 See Also: assemblage, composition, digit, figure, gathering, musical composition, musical group, musical organisation, musical organization, opus, piece, piece of music, set

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Sep*tet"\, Septette \Sep*tette"\, n. [From L. septem
seven, like duet, from L. duo.]
1. A set of seven persons or objects; as, a septet of
   singers.

2. (Mus.) A musical composition for seven instruments or
   seven voices; -- called also {septuor}.

 

 

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