|composition of orchestral music; skillful organization, discreet organizing, musical arrangement||orchestration|
|(1835-1881) Modest Petrovich Mussorgsky, Russian musical composer (known primarily for the operas "Boris Godunov" and "Khovanshchina" and his musical piece "Pictures from an Exhibition")||Mussorgsky|
|(about a tempo) becoming slower, decelerating (Music)||rall (rallentando)|
|(Archaic) cornet piston (Music)||cornopean|
|(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...||metre|
|(British spelling variant for musicalize) adapt a book or play to a musical||musicalise|
|(British) street entertainer, one who performs music or dance in public as a way of soliciting money||busker|
|(Chemistry) change into an isomer (chemical compound which has the same number and kind of atoms as another but differs in structural arrangement), make or become isomeric||isomerize|
|(Chemistry) yellowish or brownish resin derived from pine oleoresin or wood (commonly used in varnishes, ink and as a treatment for the bow of some musical instruments), rosin||colophony|
|(Chemistry) yellowish or brownish resin derived from the oleoresin or wood of pine trees (commonly used in varnishes, inks, and as a treatment for the bow of some musical instruments), hard resin, rub with rosin, treat with rosin, treat something with ...||rosin|
|(Computers) digital interface for musical instruments, standard for information transfer between electronic musical instruments and computers||MIDI|
|(Computers) not formatted, that did not undergo a formatting, that was not conformed to a pattern of data organization (as in memory disks)||unformatted|
|(French) lively dance from Provence where men and women hold hands (accompanied by pipe and tabor), music for farandole dance, Provençal dance||farandole|
|(French) school of fine arts (i.e. music conservatory)||conservatoire|
|(Greek Mythology) princess bride of the god Eros; name of a Canadian Gothic music band, beloved of Cupid||Psyche|
|(Greek Mythology) sun god and patron of music and poetry, son of Zeus and Leto, brother of Artemis (commonly known as Apollo)||Apollon|
|(in western Africa) object believed to have magical powers; magical power attributed to an object; rule resulting from superstitious beliefs associated with an object, musical style characterized by drums and Hawaiian-style guitar (developed in Nigeria...||juju|
|(Informal) amazing, excellent, great; stylish, fashionable, act of swelling, distention; swollen part, protuberance; gradual increase; surge of feeling or emotion; long unbroken wave; elevation of land, slope; crescendo followed by a diminuendo (Music)...||swell|
|(Linguistics) study of morphemes; organization of language according to morphemes, morpheme combination process, study of morpheme combination||morphemics|
|(Music) combination of harmonizing notes; (Geometry) line between two points on a curve; (Airplanes) imaginary straight line between the leading edge and the rear edge of a wing or propeller blade, airfoil measure, cord, horizontal connecting part, lin...||chord|
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