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Guar·ne·ri

 (gwär-nĕr′ē, -nyĕr′ē)
Family of Italian violin makers, including Andrea (1626?-1698), who founded the family business, and his grandson Giuseppe (1687?-1745). They are considered second only to the Stradivari family for the quality of their instruments.
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Guarneri

(ɡwɑːˈnɪərɪ; Italian ɡwarˈnɛːri) ,

Guarnieri

or

Guarnerius

n, pl Guarneris, Guarnieris or Guarneriuses
1. (Biography) an Italian family of 17th- and 18th-century violin-makers
2. (Instruments) any violin made by a member of this family
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Guar•ne•ri

(gwɑrˈnɛər i)

n.
Giuseppe Antonio, (Joseph Guarnerius), 1683–1745, Italian violinmaker.
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Noun1.Guarneri - Italian violin maker and grandson of Andrea Guarneri (1687?-1745)Guarneri - Italian violin maker and grandson of Andrea Guarneri (1687?-1745)
2.Guarneri - founder of a family of Italian violin makers (1626?-1698)Guarneri - founder of a family of Italian violin makers (1626?-1698)
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That year, Guarneri family rival Antonio Stradivari died in his 93rd year; it was seven years before Guarneri's own death, at age 46.
What instrument was the Italian Guarneri family renowned for making in the 17th and 18th centuries?
For the making of what was the Italian Guarneri family famous?