auftaktigkeit

noun

auf·​tak·​tig·​keit
ˈau̇fˌtäktiḵˌkīt
plural -s
: a principle in music: all musical phrases begin on an upbeat

Word History

Etymology

German, from auftakt

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“Auftaktigkeit.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/auftaktigkeit. Accessed 23 Jul. 2024.

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