bandmaster

[ band-mas-ter, -mah-ster ]
/ ˈbændˌmæs tər, -ˌmɑ stər /

noun

the conductor of a military band, circus band, etc.

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Origin of bandmaster

First recorded in 1855–60; band1 + master
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British Dictionary definitions for bandmaster

bandmaster
/ (ˈbændˌmɑːstə) /

noun

the conductor of a band
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