Definitions for quartette

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quartet, quartette(noun)

    four performers or singers who perform together

  2. quartet, quartette, quadruplet, quadruple(noun)

    a set of four similar things considered as a unit

  3. quartet, quartette, foursome(noun)

    four people considered as a unit

    "he joined a barbershop quartet"; "the foursome teed off before 9 a.m."

  4. quartet, quartette(noun)

    a musical composition for four performers

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quartette(noun)

    a composition in four parts, each performed by a single voice or instrument

  2. Quartette(noun)

    the set of four person who perform a piece of music in four parts

  3. Quartette(noun)

    a stanza of four lines

  4. Origin: [It. quartetto, dim. of quarto the fourth, a fourth part, fr. L. quartus the fourth. See Quart.]

Freebase

  1. Quartette

    Quartette is a Canadian country-folk group featuring Cindy Church, Caitlin Hanford, Gwen Swick and Sylvia Tyson. Each of the four members also records as a solo artist in addition to their work as a group.

The Nuttall Encyclopedia

  1. Quartette

    a musical piece in four parts, or for four voices or instruments.

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