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sonatanoun [C]

uk   /səˈnɑː.tə/  us   /-t̬ə/
(Definition of sonata from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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sonatanoun [C]

 us   /səˈnɑ·t̬ə/
a ​piece of ​music in three or four ​parts, either for a ​piano or for another ​instrument, such as a ​violin, sometimes also with a ​piano
(Definition of sonata from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sonata”
in Chinese (Simplified) 奏鸣曲…
in Turkish sonat…
in Russian соната…
in Chinese (Traditional) 奏鳴曲…
in Polish sonata…
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