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string orchestra

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(Classical Music) an orchestra consisting only of violins, violas, cellos, and double basses
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Noun1.string orchestra - an orchestra playing only stringed instrumentsstring orchestra - an orchestra playing only stringed instruments
orchestra - a musical organization consisting of a group of instrumentalists including string players
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