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choragus


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Choragus  \Cho*ra"gus\,  n.;  pl  {Choragi}.  [L.,  fr  Gr  ?,  ?;  ? 
  chorus  +  ?  to  lead.]  (Gr.  Antiq.) 
  A  chorus  leader;  esp.  one  who  provided  at  his  own  expense  and 
  under  his  own  supervision  one  of  the  choruses  for  the  musical 
  contents  at  Athens. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  choragus 
  n  :  leader  of  a  group  or  festival;  (ancient  Greece)  leader  of  a 
  chorus 




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