Han·del (hăndl), George Frideric 1685-1759.
German-born British composer whose works include the orchestral Water Music (1717) and the oratorio Messiah (1742).
Han·deli·an (hăn-dēlē-ən, -dēlyən, -dĕlē-ən, -dĕlyən) adj.
(click for a larger image)George Frideric Handel
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