C clef

noun

Definition of C clef

: a movable clef indicating middle C by its placement on one of the lines of the staff

First Known Use of C clef

1596, in the meaning defined above

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“C clef.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/C%20clef. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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