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

  • Debussy, Claude Achille 1862-1918. French composer who is considered the first exponent of musical impressionism. His works include the tone poem L'Après-midi d'un Faune (1894).

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  • n. French composer who is said to have created Impressionism in music (1862-1918)


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