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baroque music

noun

a genre of classical music of c. 1600-1750 which included composers such as Bach, Handel, and Vivaldi and has a heavy use of counterpoint and polyphony and conveyed drama and elaborate ornamentation

Word Origin

term borrowed from art and architecture

Usage Note

music

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