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orchestral

[awr-kes-truh l] /ɔrˈkɛs trəl/
adjective
1.
of, relating to, or resembling an orchestra.
2.
composed for or performed by an orchestra:
orchestral works.
Origin of orchestral
1805-1815
1805-15; orchestr(a) + -al1
Related forms
orchestrally, adverb
nonorchestral, adjective
nonorchestrally, adverb
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Word Origin and History for orchestral
adj.

1811, from orchestra + -al (1).

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