Pronunciation: (ku-rā'gus, kō-, kô-), [key]
—pl. -giPronunciation: (-jī), [key] -gus•es.
1. (in ancient Greece)
a. the leader of a dramatic chorus.
b. a person who undertook the expense of providing for such a chorus.
2. any conductor of an entertainment or festival. Also,choregus.
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