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tenorist

[ten-uh-rist] /ˈtɛn ə rɪst/
noun
1.
a person who sings tenor.
2.
a person who plays a tenor instrument.
Origin of tenorist
1715-1725
First recorded in 1715-25; tenor + -ist
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  • Umlauf, tenorist in the orchestra, had written the little operetta of "Die Bergknappen," in which only four characters appeared.

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