Rossini

[ roh-see-nee, raw-; Italian raws-see-nee ]
/ roʊˈsi ni, rɔ-; Italian rɔsˈsi ni /

noun

Gio·ac·chi·no An·to·nio [jaw-ahk-kee-naw ahn-taw-nyaw], /ˌdʒɔ ɑkˈki nɔ ɑnˈtɔ nyɔ/, 1792–1868, Italian composer.

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Rossini
/ (rɒˈsiːnɪ) /

noun

Gioacchino Antonio (dʒoakˈkiːno anˈtɔːnjo). 1792–1868, Italian composer, esp of operas, such as The Barber of Seville (1816) and William Tell (1829)
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