music stand

Definition of music stand

:a holder on which printed music is placed so that a musician can see it while playing or singing

Word by Word Definitions

music play
  1. : the science or art of ordering tones or sounds in succession, in combination, and in temporal relationships to produce a composition having unity and continuity

  2. : vocal, instrumental, or mechanical sounds having rhythm, melody, or harmony

  3. : an agreeable sound : euphony

stand play
  1. : to support oneself on the feet in an erect position

  2. : to be a specified height when fully erect

  3. : to rise to an erect position

  1. : a halt for defense or resistance

  2. : an often defensive effort of some duration or degree of success

  3. : a stop made to give a performance


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