orchestral
adjective Date: circa 1811 1. of, relating to, or composed for an orchestra 2. suggestive of an orchestra or its musical qualities • orchestrally adverb

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  • orchestral — orchestral, ale, aux [ ɔrkɛstral, o ] adj. • 1845; de orchestre ♦ Propre à l orchestre symphonique. Musique orchestrale. Richesse orchestrale. ● orchestral, orchestrale, orchestraux adjectif Qui concerne l orchestre : Musique orchestrale.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • orchestral — ORCHESTRÁL, Ă, orchestrali, e, adj. Care aparţine orchestrei, propriu orchestrei, privitor la orchestră, care se execută de orchestră. – Din fr. orchestral. Trimis de ionel bufu, 07.05.2004. Sursa: DEX 98  orchestrál adj. m., pl. orchestráli; f …   Dicționar Român

  • Orchestral — Or ches*tral, a. Of or pertaining to an orchestra; suitable for, or performed in or by, an orchestra. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Orchestrāl — Orchestrāl, orchestermäßig (in der Kompositionslehre Gegensatz zum Kammerstil) …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Orchestral — Orchestrāl, zur Orchestermusik gehörig, ihr gemäß, davon begleitet; orchestrieren, für Orchestermusik einrichten, instrumentieren …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • orchestral — orchestral, ale (entrée créée par le supplément) (or kè stral, stra l ) adj. Qui appartient à l orchestre. •   Un grand concert organisé par la Société orchestrale de Florence était annoncé pour midi, dans la salle des cinq cents, Journ. offic.… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • orchestral — (adj.) 1811, from ORCHESTRA (Cf. orchestra) + AL (Cf. al) (1) …   Etymology dictionary

  • orchestral — [ôr kes′trəl] adj. of, for, by, or like an orchestra orchestrally adv …   English World dictionary

  • orchestral — [[t]ɔː(r)ke̱strəl[/t]] ADJ: ADJ n Orchestral means relating to an orchestra and the music it plays. ...an orchestral concert …   English dictionary

  • orchestral — orchestrally, adv. /awr kes treuhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or resembling an orchestra. 2. composed for or performed by an orchestra: orchestral works. [1805 15; ORCHESTR(A) + AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • orchestral — adj. Orchestral is used with these nouns: ↑accompaniment, ↑concert, ↑instrument, ↑interlude, ↑music, ↑musician, ↑piece, ↑prelude, ↑recording, ↑rehearsal, ↑score, ↑ …   Collocations dictionary

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