The definition of a fugue is a musical composition for a specific number of parts or voices, or is a temporary state of amnesia.(noun)
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Origin: Fr < It fuga < L, a flight < fugere: see fugitive
See fugue in American Heritage Dictionary 4
Origin: Italian fuga (influenced by French fugue, from Italian fuga)
Origin: , from Latin, flight.
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