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sin·fo·ni·a

 (sĭn′fə-nē′-ə)
n.
1. An instrumental composition serving as an overture, as to an opera or cantata, especially in the 1700s.
2. A symphonic composition.

[Italian, from Latin symphōnia, group of musicians; see symphony.]

sinfonia

(ˌsɪnfəˈnɪə)
n, pl -nie (-ˈniːeɪ)
1. (Classical Music) another word for symphony2, symphony3
2. (Classical Music) (capital when part of a name) a symphony orchestra
[Italian]
Translations

sinfonia

n (= symphony)Sinfonie f, → Symphonie f; (= overture)Opernsinfonia f; (= orchestra)Sinfonie- or Symphonieorchester nt, → Sinfoniker pl, → Symphoniker pl
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