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[pee-uh-niz-uh m, pee-an-iz-, pyan-] /ˈpi əˌnɪz əm, piˈæn ɪz-, ˈpyæn-/

the artistry and technique of a pianist.
performance by a pianist:
an evening of first-rate pianism.
technique, skill, or artistry in playing the piano


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