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cho·re·o·graph

 (kôr′ē-ə-grăf′)
v. cho·re·o·graphed, cho·re·o·graph·ing, cho·re·o·graphs
v.tr.
1. To create the choreography of: choreograph a ballet.
2. To plan out or oversee the movement, development, or details of; orchestrate: aides who choreographed the candidate's tour.
v.intr.
To specialize in choreography.

cho′re·og′ra·pher (-ŏg′rə-fər) n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.choreographer - someone who creates new dances
creator - a person who grows or makes or invents things
Translations
choreograf
koreografi

choreographer

[ˌkɒrɪˈɒgrəfəʳ] Ncoreógrafo/a m/f

choreographer

[ˌkɒriˈɒgrəfər] nchorégraphe mf

choreographer

nChoreograf(in) m(f)

choreographer

[ˌkɒrɪˈɒgrəfəʳ] ncoreografo/a
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