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Czerny

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

  • 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

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

    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

  • If Czerny had read his book, he would know of it; but he hasn't.

    The House Under the Sea

    Sir Max Pemberton

  • Follow through to the end of it, and you are in Czerny's house.

    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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