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pianistic

[pee-uh-nis-tik]
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adjective
  1. relating to, characteristic of, or adaptable for the piano.

Origin of pianistic

First recorded in 1880–85; pianist + -ic
Related formspi·a·nis·ti·cal·ly, adverb
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Examples from the Web for pianistic

Historical Examples

  • It is not pianistic in instrumentation, and will appeal to violinists.

    Contemporary American Composers

    Rupert Hughes

  • At one period we have a long string of pianistic infant prodigies.

    Musical Criticisms

    Arthur Johnstone

  • We should revere him for the great service he has done the pianistic world.

    Piano Mastery</p>

    Harriette Brower

  • It is possible that for the times in which they were composed, the sonatas of Haydn, Mozart and Beethoven were most pianistic.

  • At the present stage of pianistic development, an artist does not venture to come before the public and "use his notes."

    Piano Mastery</p>

    Harriette Brower


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