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|part of speech:
||a group of musicians who play different kinds of instruments and perform together.
- similar words:
- band, symphony, symphony orchestra
||the space in front of and below the stage in a theater. The orchestra is where a group of musicians plays during an opera or play.
||the section of seats in the front of a theater's main floor.
||orchestral (adj.), orchestrally (adv.)
is an ancient Greek word for the area in a theater where the dancers performed.