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orchestra noun

ADJ. large, small | full The full orchestra includes two pairs of French horns. | great, top | amateur, professional | philharmonic, symphony | chamber, dance, jazz, string, wind | school, youth

VERB + ORCHESTRA conduct | lead

ORCHESTRA + VERB perform (sth), play (sth) | strike (sth) up The orchestra struck up a lively march. | tune up

ORCHESTRA + NOUN pit

PREP. in a/the ~ She plays viola in a string orchestra. | ~ under the Ulster Orchestra under Philip Ledger

PHRASES the leader of the orchestra