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classical

adjective
 
 
/ˈklæsɪkəl/
classical music A2 serious music by people like Mozart and Stravinsky: Do you prefer classical music or pop music?Types of music
TRADITIONAL traditional in style: classical and modern danceHabitual and customary
GREECE/ROME relating to ancient Greece and Rome: classical literatureHistory
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