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opusnoun [C]

uk   /ˈəʊ.pəs/  us   /ˈoʊ-/ (plural opuses or specialized opera )
specialized (written abbreviation Op.) music a ​piece of ​music written by a ​particularmusician and given a ​numberrelating to the ​order in which it was ​published: Carl Nielsen's Opus 43 ​quintet formal any ​work of ​art: He ​showed us his ​latest opus, a ​trulyawfulpainting of a ​vase of ​flowers.
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