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orchestrate

verb [T often passive] uk   /ˈɔː.kɪ.streɪt/  us   /ˈɔːr-/

orchestrate verb [T often passive] (MUSIC)

to arrange or write a piece of music so that it can be played by an orchestra

orchestrate verb [T often passive] (ARRANGE)

to arrange something carefully, and sometimes unfairly, so as to achieve a wanted result: Their victory was largely a result of their brilliantly orchestrated election campaign.
orchestration
noun [C or U] uk   /ˌɔː.kɪˈstreɪ.ʃən/  us   /ˌɔːr-/
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