Tabulatur

noun Ta·bu·la·tur \ˌtäbələˈtu̇(ə)r\

Definition of Tabulatur

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  the system of rules for poetic and musical composition established by the Meistersinger

  2. 2 :  tablature 1a

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Origin and Etymology of tabulatur

German, probably from (assumed) New Latin tabulatura musical notation — more at tablature


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