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virtuosa

[vur-choo-oh-suh] /ˌvɜr tʃuˈoʊ sə/
noun
1.
a female virtuoso; a woman with exceptional talent or skill, especially in music.
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  • Mademoiselle Lamande is, without question, the virtuosa the most spirituelle, the most troublante of our epoch.'

    To Tell You the Truth Leonard Merrick
  • He had enjoyed lessons from Teresa Carreño, but the beautiful Venezuelan was not then the virtuosa of to-day.

    Unicorns James Huneker
  • In her dual rle of wife and virtuosa she was the first to secure proper recognition for her husband's genius.

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