Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A rest or sign for silence, equivalent in time-value to a quarter-note; a crotchet-rest: marked or . Also called quarter-note rest.

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  • Composer, interrogated, directed the insertion of a quarter-rest.

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