nonuplet

noun
non·​u·​plet | \ -plə̇t \
plural -s

Definition of nonuplet

1 : a combination of nine of a kind
2 : a group of nine musical notes to be performed in the time of eight or six

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History and Etymology for nonuplet

Latin nonus ninth + English -plet (as in triplet)

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“Nonuplet.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nonuplet. Accessed 29 Jul. 2021.

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