from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus 1756-1791. Austrian composer, among the greatest and most prolific in history. Mozart's over 600 works include 41 symphonies, 27 piano concertos, 16 operas, 19 piano sonatas, and other orchestral and chamber works. As a child prodigy he toured Europe with his father, (Johann Georg) Leopold Mozart (1719-1787), the composer of a renowned violin method.
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- n. By analogy with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, a musical virtuoso.
- n. By extension, a virtuoso in any field.
- proper n. A German surname.
- proper n. Specifically, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart.
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- n. prolific Austrian composer and child prodigy; master of the classical style in all its forms of his time (1756-1791)
- n. the music of Mozart
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