fixed-do system

noun
variants: or less commonly fixed-doh system \ˈfiks(t)ˈdō- \

Definition of fixed-do system 

: a system of solfège in which each of the sol-fa syllables is always assigned to a given note of the C-major scale and its chromatic inflections (such as do for C, C-sharp, and C-flat) — compare movable-do system

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1900, in the meaning defined above

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