Definitions for quintette

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. quintet, quintette(noun)

    five performers or singers who perform together

  2. quintet, quintette, quintuplet, quintuple(noun)

    a set of five similar things considered as a unit

  3. quintet, quintette, fivesome(noun)

    five people considered as a unit

  4. quintet, quintette(noun)

    a musical composition for five performers

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. quintette(Noun)

    A composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Quintette(noun)

    a composition for five voices or instruments; also, the set of five persons who sing or play five-part music

  2. Origin: [It. quintetto, dim. of quinto the fifth, a fifth part, from L. quintus the fifth: cf. F. quintette. See Quint.]

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  1. Quintette

    Quintette is an unincorporated community in El Dorado County, California. It is located 12 miles north-northwest of Pollock Pines, at an elevation of 4049 feet. A post office operated at Quintette from 1903 to 1912, with a move in 1906.

The Nuttall EncyclopediaRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Quintette

    a musical composition in obligato parts for five voices or five instruments.

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