Noun(1) the cardinal number that is the sum of seven and one(2) eight performers or singers who perform together(3) a set of eight similar things considered as a unit(4) eight people considered as a unit(5) a musical composition written for eight performers
(1) An atom will bond with another in order to satisfy the octet rule.(2) The noble gas atoms have a complete octet of electrons in the outermost shell.(3) The octet will go on to perform the Dvorak anniversary concert at Castle Howard on Tuesday.(4) The string octet that accompanied him then had provided a safety net of sorts.(5) Arriaga was second fiddle in a string quartet at nine years of age, and two years later wrote an octet .(6) John of Gaunt entered five groups in this year's regional festival including its wind band, low brass ensemble and trombone octet .(7) There is something wonderfully cussed about this Liverpool octet 's omission of their finest song from their first album.(8) Long at the vanguard of twenty-something folk angst, Scottish octet Belle and Sebastian have been keeping it quiet for the last year.(9) In the 1970s, there was even a double bass octet specialising in new music.(10) He also leads an octet and the South City Six Dixieland Jazz Band.(11) In addition, a quartet or octet of Orpheus members could appear at business conferences every so often to spread the gospel.(12) The Robinsons' octet of ancient urban cats were all too scared to do anything about the rats and slept all day in the cosy comfort of the Aga corner.(13) The final work on the disc is Dos Danzas Latinas, an eloquent wind octet in two movements - Habanera and Samba.(14) Since 1993, when the octet formed as a side project, few bands have been doing the alternative thing, as influenced by Faith No More and Mr. Bungle.(15) In my continuing education I learned that Mendelssohn orchestrated the scherzo of his octet .(16) Jamil's octet tour last year and his CD Daydreams received enthusiastic reviews.
(1) octet rule :: oktetreël
Different Formsoctet, octets
English to Afrikaans Dictionary: octet
Meaning and definitions of octet, translation in Afrikaans language for octet with similar and opposite words. Also find spoken pronunciation of octet in Afrikaans and in English language.
Tags for the entry "octet"
What octet means in Afrikaans, octet meaning in Afrikaans, octet definition, examples and pronunciation of octet in Afrikaans language.