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    under the wing

    Does this "wing" denote "support"?

    43)...Franz Joseph Haydan, known as the "Father of the Symphony" was given limitless freedon to experiment under the wing of Hungary's aristocratic Esterhazy family...

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    Re: under the wing

    Yes, it does.

    Please take the trouble to quote the text accurately: it's Haydn and freedom.

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    #3

    Re: under the wing

    Quote Originally Posted by keannu View Post
    Does this "wing" denote "support"?

    43)...Franz Joseph Haydan, known as the "Father of the Symphony" was given limitless freedon to experiment under the wing of Hungary's aristocratic Esterhazy family...
    Yes, "support" or "protection".

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