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verb [transitive] orchestrate pronunciation in British English /ˈɔː(r)kɪˌstreɪt/
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present tense
present participleorchestrating
past tenseorchestrated
past participleorchestrated
  1. 1
    to plan and organize a complicated event or course of action, especially without being noticed, so that it achieves the result you want
    Their main line of work is orchestrating corporate mergers.
    They were congratulated on a well-orchestrated PR campaign.
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 orchestrate pronunciation in British English /ˌɔː(r)kɪˈstreɪʃ(ə)n/ noun [countable/uncountable]
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