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Czerny

[cher-nee]
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noun
  1. Carl,1791–1857, Austrian composer, especially of exercises in piano technique.
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Historical Examples

  • "Czerny has more than a hundred men," said he, after some reflection.

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton

  • Men would be there, I said, and Czerny's watch-dogs ready with their questions.

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton

  • Why should they notice me when there were a hundred such in Czerny's house?

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton

  • It may mean much to Mme. Czerny to have such a friend as you.

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton

  • That was Ruth's home, I said, and this fellow was one of Czerny's yacht hands.

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton


British Dictionary definitions for czerny

Czerny

noun
  1. Karl (karl). 1791–1857, Austrian pianist, composer, and teacher, noted for his studies
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