from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Music A note having one sixteenth the time value of a whole note.
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- n. a note that has 1/16 the value of a whole note
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the sixteenth part of a whole note; a semiquaver.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In musical notation, a note equivalent in time-value to one half of an eighth-note: marked by the sign or or, in groups, Also called semiquauer.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. a musical note having the time value of a sixteenth of a whole note
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