Definition of Choir. Meaning of Choir. Synonyms of Choir

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Definition of Choir

Choir
Choir Choir, n. [OE. quer, OF. cuer, F. ch[oe]ur, fr. L. chorus a choral dance, chorus, choir, fr. Gr. ?, orig. dancing place; prob. akin to ? inclosure, L. hortus garden, and E. yard. See Chorus.] 1. A band or organized company of singers, especially in church service. [Formerly written also quire.] 2. That part of a church appropriated to the singers. 3. (Arch.) The chancel. Choir organ (Mus.), one of the three or five distinct organs included in the full organ, each separable from the rest, but all controlled by one performer; a portion of the full organ, complete in itself, and more practicable for ordinary service and in the accompanying of the vocal choir. Choir screen, Choir wall (Arch.), a screen or low wall separating the choir from the aisles. Choir service, the service of singing performed by the choir. --T. Warton.

Meaning of Choir from wikipedia

- A choir (/ˈkwaɪər/; also known as a chorale or chorus) is a musical ensemble of singers. Choral music, in turn, is the music written specifically for...
- A choir, also sometimes called quire, is the area of a church or cathedral that provides seating for the clergy and church choir. It is in the western...
- The Choir may refer to: The Choir (alternative rock band), a Christian rock band formed in California, originally known as Youth Choir. The Choir (garage...
- Choir! Choir! Choir! is a Canadian musical choir, based in Toronto, Ontario. Instead of a traditional organizational model, the choir is structured as...
- The Tabernacle Choir at Temple Square, formerly known as the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, is an American choir that is part of The Church of Jesus Christ...
- virtual choir, online choir or home choir is a choir whose members do not meet physically but who work together online from separate places. Some choirs just...
- Volcano Choir is an American indie rock band from Wisconsin, formed in 2005. It has released two albums, Unmap and Repave. The band began as a collaboration...
- three Orders or Choirs. There is no standard hierarchical organization in Islam that parallels the Christian division into different "choirs" or spheres,...
- Choir! (ちょいあ!, Choia!) is a ****anese four-panel comic strip manga series written and illustrated by Tenpō Gensui, which began serialization in Tokuma...
- The Sunday Service Choir is an American gospel group led by rapper and producer Kanye West and conducted by choir director Jason White. Beginning in January...
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