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chamber orchestra

noun
1.
a small orchestra, commonly of about 25 players.
Origin
1925-1930
1925-30
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  • Lincolnwood's present-day respectability is confirmed by its art gallery, chamber orchestra and public library.
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chamber orchestra

noun
1.
a small orchestra consisting of about 25 players, used for the authentic performance of baroque and early classical music as well as modern music written specifically for a small orchestra
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