Definition of Guarnerius in English:

Guarnerius

Syllabification: Guar·ne·ri·us
Pronunciation: /gwärˈne(ə)rēəs
 
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noun

  • A violin made by a member of the Guarneri family of Cremona, Italy, during the 17th and 18th centuries.
    More example sentences
    • The chances of uncovering an original Guarnerius or Stradivarius in Australia are extremely slim.
    • Strads are described as sounding sweet and golden, while Guarneriuses are more dusky or earthy and sensuous.
    • Sure, a Stradivarius or a Guarnerius sounds good, but mainly it is much easier to play, especially if you're Heifetz.

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