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urtext

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noun ur·text \ˈu̇r-ˌtekst\

Definition of urtext

  1. :  the original text (as of a musical score)



Origin and Etymology of urtext

German, from ur- 3ur- + Text text


First Known Use: circa 1932

Rhymes with urtext

context, deflexed, inflexed, perplexed, plaintext, pretext, reflexed, subtext


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