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quartet

quar·tet

quartet

pronunciation:
kwawr tet
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: four musicians or singers who perform together as a group.
The string quartet played wonderfully.
definition 2: a piece of music written for four musicians or singers.
The singers sang a quartet at the concert.
definition 3: any group of four objects or people.
A quartet of friends went to the movies.
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The word quartet contains the following part:
quadr, quart Latin root that means four, fourth