Septet
Septet Sep*tet", Septette Sep*tette", n. [From L. septem seven, like duet, from L. duo.] 1. A set of seven persons or objects; as, a septet of singers. [1913 Webster]

2. (Mus.) A musical composition for seven instruments or seven voices; -- called also {septuor}. [1913 Webster]


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  • septet — ● septet nom masculin Groupe de sept musiciens de jazz …   Encyclopédie Universelle

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  • septet — 1828, from Ger. Septett, from L. septum seven (see SEVEN (Cf. seven)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • septet — sèptēt m <G septéta> DEFINICIJA glazb. 1. skladba za komorni sastav od 7 izvođača 2. komorni sastav od 7 izvođača ETIMOLOGIJA njem. Septett ← lat. septem: sedam …   Hrvatski jezični portal

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  • septet — ► NOUN ▪ a group of seven people playing music or singing together. ORIGIN from Latin septem seven …   English terms dictionary

  • septet — or septette [sep tet′] n. [Ger < L septem, SEVEN + Ger (du)ett] 1. a group of seven persons or things 2. Music a) a composition for seven voices or seven instruments b) the seven performers of such a composition, or any group of seven… …   English World dictionary

  • Septet — A septet is a formation containing exactly seven members. It is commonly associated with musical groups, but can be applied to any situation where seven similar or related objects are considered a single unit.In jazz music a septet is any group… …   Wikipedia

  • septet — UK [sepˈtet] / US noun [countable] Word forms septet : singular septet plural septets music a) a group of seven musicians or singers b) a piece of music written for a septet to perform …   English dictionary

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