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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • Family of Italian violin makers, including Andrea (1626?-1698), who founded the family business, and his grandson Giuseppe (1687?-1745). They are considered second only to the Stradivari family for the quality of their instruments.

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  • n. founder of a family of Italian violin makers (1626?-1698)
  • n. Italian violin maker and grandson of Andrea Guarneri (1687?-1745)

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