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suites, plural;
  1. A set of things belonging together, in particular

  2. A set of rooms designated for one person's or family's use or for a particular purpose

  3. A set of furniture of the same design

  4. A set of instrumental compositions, originally in dance style, to be played in succession

  5. A set of selected pieces from an opera or musical, arranged to be played as one instrumental work

  6. A set of programs with a uniform design and the ability to share data

  7. A group of minerals, rocks, or fossils occurring together and characteristic of a location or period

  8. A group of people in attendance on a monarch or other person of high rank


  1. a musical composition of several movements only loosely connected
  2. apartment consisting of a series of connected rooms used as a living unit (as in a hotel)
  3. cortege: the group following and attending to some important person
  4. a matching set of furniture
  5. In music, a suite is an ordered set of instrumental or orchestral pieces normally performed in a concert setting rather than as accompaniment; they may be extracts from an opera, ballet, (Nutcracker Suite) or incidental music to a play (L'Arlésienne Suites) or film (Lieutenant Kije Suite), or ...
  6. Suite 420 is Devin the Dude's sixth studio album. It was released on April 20, 2010.
  7. A suite is the location of a business within a shopping mall or office building. The suite's number also serves as a sort of address within an address for purposes of mail delivery and pickup.
  8. This Suite, like the Cello Concerto and the Piano Trio, came from one Cassadó's most prolific periods, in the mid-1920s. The Suite consists of three dance movements: Preludio-Fantasia - a Zarabanda; Sardana; and Intermezzo e Danza Finale - a Jota. ...
  9. In clothing, a suit is a set of garments made from the same cloth, consisting of at least a jacket and trousers. Lounge suits are the most common style of Western suit, originating in England as country wear. ...
  10. Petrology (from Greek: πέτρα, petra, rock; and λόγος, logos, knowledge) is the branch of geology that studies rocks, and the conditions in which rocks form.
  11. A retinue or company of attendants, as of a distinguished personage; as, the suite of an ambassador; A connected series or succession of objects; a number of things used or classed together; a set; as, a suite of rooms; a suite of minerals; A group of connected rooms, usually separable from ...
  12. (Suites) (written between 1920 and 1923, published posthumously in 1983)
  13. A group or collection locks and/or locking latches and padlocks of different types and changes incorporated together under a master key or grand master key.
  14. A collection of short instrumental movements.
  15. A suite may be described as a collection of pieces, put together in an ordered manner. During the Baroque era, pieces in a suite were often dance forms such as: prelude, allemande, courante, saraband, gigue, bourre, gavotte, and minuet. ...
  16. An set of unrelated and usually short instrumental pieces, movements or sections played as a group, and usually in a specific order.
  17. The combination of a distro <a href="#series">series</a> and a <a href="#pocket">pocket</a> is called a suite: e.g. Hardy backports.
  18. Instrumental composition consisting of several movements in dance character, usually in the same key. Later suites are often extracts from an opera or ballet.
  19. A collection of software programs that are sold together, work together efficiently, and use similar commands.
  20. Originally, a set of instrumental pieces written in contrasting dance forms; commonly refers to a group of pieces assembled from a larger work, particularly from an opera or a ballet
  21. Prints related in theme or image and sometimes in technique. A suite of prints is sometimes published in a portfolio with title page and colophons. Surface-rolled Inked for relief printing. top
  22. (sonata da camera in Italian Baroque music): An important instrumental form of (mainly French) Baroque music, consisting of a number of movements, each in the character of a dance, and all in the same key. ...
  23. A set of prints dealing with the same subject, or by the same artist, which are published as a whole. It can also refer to a series of prints taken apart from an illustrated book.
  24. a collection of pieces usually linked by some particular theme or idea.
  25. A collection of software products from the same vendor - either developed or bundled by that vendor. The idea is to provide a complete set of tools from modeling through to access and analysis. Range of functional software modules that interact with each other. ...