from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Music A note, usually in the bass and on the tonic or the dominant, sustained through harmonic changes in the other parts. Also called organ point.
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- n. A sustained bass pitch.
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- n. a sustained bass note
point, musical note.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)