Definition of Opus. Meaning of Opus. Synonyms of Opus

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Definition of Opus

Opus
Opus O"pus, n.; pl. Opera. [L. See Opera.] A work; specif. (Mus.), a musical composition. Note: Each composition, or set of pieces, as the composer may choose, is called an opus, and they are numbered in the order of their issue. (Often abbrev. to op.)

Meaning of Opus from wikipedia

- Opus is a Latin word meaning work, with plural form opera. Opus or OPUS may refer to: Work of art (L. opus), especially in music (though other arts as...
- Opus Dei, formally known as the Prelature of the Holy Cross and Opus Dei (Latin: Praelatura Sanctae Crucis et Operis Dei), is an institution of the Catholic...
- Opus is a lossy audio coding format developed by the Xiph.Org Foundation and standardized by the Internet Engineering Task Force, designed to efficiently...
- In musical composition, the opus number is the "work number" that is ****igned to a musical composition, or to a set of compositions, to indicate the chronological...
- Mr. Holland's Opus is a 1995 American drama film directed by Stephen Herek, produced by Ted Field, Robert W. Cort, and Michael Nolin, and written by Patrick...
- Opus Eponymous (Latin for the self-titled work) is the debut studio album by the Swedish rock band Ghost. It was released on October 18, 2010, on the independent...
- Opus reticulatum (also known as reticulated work) is a form of brickwork used in ancient Roman architecture. It consists of diamond-shaped bricks of tuff...
- Opus tessellatum is the Latin name for the normal technique of Gr**** and Roman mosaic, made from tesserae that are larger than about 4 mm. It is distinguished...
- A magnum opus or masterpiece is the greatest work of a writer, artist, or composer. Magnum opus may also refer to: Magnum Opus (Top Quality album), 1993...
- Opus mixtum (Latin: "mixed work"), or opus vage**** and opus compositum, was an ancient Roman construction technique. It can consist in a mix of opus reticulatum...
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