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in·stru·men·ta·tion / ˌinstrəmənˈtāshən; -men-/ • n. 1. the particular instruments used in a piece of music; the manner in which a piece is arranged for instruments: Telemann's specified instrumentation of flute, violin, and continuo. ∎  the arrangement or composition of a piece of music for particular musical instruments: an experiment in instrumentation. 2. measuring instruments regarded collectively: the controls and instrumentation of an aircraft. ∎  the design, provision, or use of measuring instruments.

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instrumentation

instrumentation. Writing of mus. for particular instrs., especially referring to composer's knowledge of what is practicable on various instrs. Also used in sense of orchestration.

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instrumentation, in music: see orchestra and orchestration.

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