Music. of, for, pertaining to, or having the character of a symphony or symphony orchestra.
of or pertaining to symphony or harmony of sounds.
characterized by similarity of sound, as words.

1855–60; symphon(y) + -ic

symphonically, adverb
nonsymphonic, adjective
nonsymphonically, adverb
presymphonic, adjective Unabridged
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symphony (ˈsɪmfənɪ)
n , pl -nies
1.  an extended large-scale orchestral composition, usually with several movements, at least one of which is in sonata form. The classical form of the symphony was fixed by Haydn and Mozart, but the innovations of subsequent composers have freed it entirely from classical constraints. It continues to be a vehicle for serious, large-scale orchestral music
2.  a piece of instrumental music in up to three very short movements, used as an overture to or interlude in a baroque opera
3.  any purely orchestral movement in a vocal work, such as a cantata or oratorio
4.  short for symphony orchestra
5.  in musical theory, esp of classical Greece
 a.  another word for consonance Compare diaphony
 b.  the interval of unison
6.  anything distinguished by a harmonious composition: the picture was a symphony of green
7.  archaic harmony in general; concord
[C13: from Old French symphonie, from Latin symphōnia concord, concert, from Greek sumphōnia, from syn- + phōnē sound]

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The fans of symphonic music and video games have found a harmonic convergence
  in live orchestral performances of game soundtracks.
Perhaps the search of symphonic algorithms could be next.
Such a complete symphonic flowering so late in a composer's life was virtually
  unprecedented in the history of music.
They've concocted an experience that's both symphonic and in every way
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