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  • noun Plural form of clef.

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Examples

  • Pitches represented by lines and spaces of a staff, the higher the line, the higher the pitch represented, signs called clefs at the beginning of each staff making clear the pitch names of the lines and spaces.

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  • These are only used by comic artists (Kavalier & Clay), lawyers (Dewey, Cheatham & Howe), and people who mistake them for treble clefs.

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  • She brings to mind, of all things, a girly Dashboard Confessional, another artist enamored of ardent, beefed-up acoustic roman à clefs.

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  • Her fingers walked paisley roads, treble clefs, commas.

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  • Freshome Posté le 02.04.10 par spasmody | partager Mots-clefs: années 60, bureau Boomerang, fibre [...]

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  • I told her of my problem and she quickly and non-disdainfully explained it, showed me about clefs and half steps and the like.

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  • Answers welcome here, in the comments box. mettre la clef sous la porte clefs en main clé à bougie la clef des champs livre à clef* clef de fa une clé de sol mis sous clé mot-clé clé

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  • Answers welcome here, in the comments box. mettre la clef sous la porte clefs en main clé à bougie la clef des champs livre à clef* clef de fa une clé de sol mis sous clé mot-clé clé

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  • Answers welcome here, in the comments box. mettre la clef sous la porte clefs en main clé à bougie la clef des champs livre à clef* clef de fa une clé de sol mis sous clé mot-clé clé

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  • There have also been some fairly famous Roman a clefs in America, Valley of the Dolls perhaps being the most famous.

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