septet

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From Latin septem (seven).

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    Cardinal: seven
    Ordinal: seventh, ebdomo-
    Latinate ordinal: septimary
    Multiplier: septuple, sevenfold
    Distributive: septuply
    Collective: heptad, sevensome
    Fractional: seventh
    Number of musicians: septet

Noun[edit]

septet (plural septets)

  1. A group of seven, often a musical group of seven performers.
    The Lindsey Septet performs at Carnegie Hall this evening.
  2. A musical composition for seven instruments or seven voices.

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