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Definition of musical adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

      

    musical

     adjective
    adjective
    BrE BrE//ˈmjuːzɪkl//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˈmjuːzɪkl//
     
     
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  1. 1  [only before noun] connected with music; containing music the musical director of the show musical talent/ability/skill musical styles/tastes a musical production/entertainment musical instruments
  2. 2  (of a person) with a natural skill or interest in music She's very musical. opposite unmusical
  3. 3(of a sound) pleasant to listen to, like music a musical voice
  4. opposite unmusical
    Word Origin late Middle English: from Old French, from medieval Latin musicalis, from Latin musica, from Greek mousikē (tekhnē) ‘(art) of the Muses’, from mousa ‘muse’.
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