orchestration

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From French orchestration.

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orchestration (countable and uncountable, plural orchestrations)

  1. (uncountable, music) The arrangement of music for performance by an orchestra.
  2. (countable, music) A composition that has been orchestrated.
  3. (uncountable, by extension) The control of diverse elements.
    • 22 March 2012, Scott Tobias, AV Club The Hunger Games[1]
      It’s “The Most Dangerous Game” by way of The Running Man and Battle Royale, with touches of Survivor and the mass-scale orchestration of The Truman Show.
  4. (uncountable, by extension, computing) The automated arrangement, coordination, and management of computer systems, middleware, and services.

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orchestration f (plural orchestrations)

  1. orchestration