violoncellist

violoncellist

[vee-uh-luhn-chel-ist, vahy-]
noun

Origin:
1825–35; violoncell(o) + -ist

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violoncello (ˌvaɪələnˈtʃɛləʊ)
 
n , pl -los
the full name for cello
 
[C18: from Italian, from violone + -cello, diminutive suffix]
 
violon'cellist
 
n

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