mensuralist

noun men·su·ral·ist \-ə̇st\

Definition of mensuralist

plural

mensuralists

  1. 1 archaic :  a composer of mensural music

  2. 2 :  a person who believes that medieval plainsong notation indicates a variety of different note values —often used before another noun mensuralist notation

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1901

First Known Use of mensuralist

1901


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