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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - French composer of operas whose writings laid the foundation for the modern theory of harmony (1683-1764).

Usage examples (37)
  • I always hear his beautiful voice, which was like music, but such music as I dream of, and not such as Rameau has composed ...
  • Here Poussin's genius freed of all restraint can only be compared to that of great musicians such as Rameau or Gluck.
  • The Rameau was a mixed success.
  • One does not lightly recall Rameau's nephew. for more
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