international pitch

noun

Definition of international pitch

: a tuning standard of 440 vibrations per second for A above middle C

First Known Use of international pitch

1904, in the meaning defined above

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“International pitch.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/international%20pitch. Accessed 29 January 2020.

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