Definitions for symphony orchestra

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sym′phony or′chestra(n.)

  1. a large orchestra composed of wind, string, and percussion instruments.

    Category: Music and Dance

Origin of symphony orchestra:

1880–85

Princeton's WordNet

  1. symphony orchestra, symphony, philharmonic(noun)

    a large orchestra; can perform symphonies

    "we heard the Vienna symphony"

Wiktionary

  1. symphony orchestra(Noun)

    A large orchestra that traditionally plays western classical orchestral music.

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