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Definitions for philharmonic
ˌfɪl hɑrˈmɒn ɪk, ˌfɪl ər-phil·har·mon·ic
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symphony orchestra, symphony, philharmonicadjective
a large orchestra; can perform symphonies
"we heard the Vienna symphony"
composing or characteristic of an orchestral group
devoted to or appreciative of music
"the most philharmonic ear is at times deeply affected by a simple air"
A full-size symphonic orchestra.
Etymology: From phil- + harmonic
An orchestra (; Italian: [orˈkɛstra]) is a large instrumental ensemble typical of classical music, which combines instruments from different families.
loving harmony or music
Etymology: [Philo- + Gr. "armoni`a harmony: cf. F. philharmonique.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
fil-har-mon′ik, adj. loving music. [Gr. philos, loving, harmonia, harmony.]
The numerical value of philharmonic in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of philharmonic in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Examples of philharmonic in a Sentence
This much-maligned group of players and sport, on the march to the gold medal stand, being feted like a combination of the Bolshoi, the Philharmonic and the Beatles.
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- filharmònicCatalan, Valencian
- Philharmonie, PhilharmonikerGerman
- филхармонија, филхармониски оркестарMacedonian
- phật giáoVietnamese
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