Opera
Opus O"pus, n.; pl. {Opera}. [L. See {Opera}.] A work; specif. (Mus.), a musical composition. [1913 Webster]

Note: Each composition, or set of pieces, as the composer may choose, is called an opus, and they are numbered in the order of their issue. (Often abbrev. to op.) [1913 Webster]

{Opus incertum}. [L.] (Arch.) See under {Incertum}. [1913 Webster]


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