Definitions for repertoryˈrɛp ərˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
rep•er•to•ryˈrɛp ərˌtɔr i, -ˌtoʊr i(n.)(pl.)-ries.
a type of theatrical presentation in which a company performs several works regularly or in alternate sequence in one season.
Ref: repertoire .
a store or stock of things available.
a storehouse or repository.
Origin of repertory:
1545–55; < LL repertōrium inventory < L reper(īre) to discover, find (re-re - +-perīre, comb. form of parere to bring forth, produce) +-tōrium -tory2
a storehouse where a stock of things is kept
the entire range of skills or aptitudes or devices used in a particular field or occupation
"the repertory of the supposed feats of mesmerism"; "has a large repertory of dialects and characters"
a collection of works (plays, songs, operas, ballets) that an artist or company can perform and do perform for short intervals on a regular schedule
a collection of things, or a place where such a collection is kept
a specific set of works that a company performs
a theater in which a resident company presents works from a specified repertoire, usually in alternation.
a repertory company.
a place in which things are disposed in an orderly manner, so that they can be easily found, as the index of a book, a commonplace book, or the like
a treasury; a magazine; a storehouse
same as Repertoire
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