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carolinacc commented on the word neumes
neume or neum (nm, nym)n.A sign used in the notation of plainsong during the Middle Ages, surviving today in transcriptions of Gregorian chants.Middle English, series of notes sung on one syllable, from Medieval Latin pneuma, from Greek, breath; see pneuma.
June 3, 2008