from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See continuo.
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- n. A musical notation in which intervals, chords and harmonizations are indicated by numbers written below a given bass note.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. See Continued bass, under Continued.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played
From the numerals written underneath the notes.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)