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sextetnoun [C, + sing/pl verb]

uk   us   /sekˈstet/
a ​group of six ​musicians or ​singers who ​play or ​sing together, or a ​piece of ​music for six ​players or ​singers: a ​jazz sextet a sextet forstrings, ​oboe and ​flute
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