notehead

noun

Definition of notehead

plural noteheads
1 plural noteheadings or less commonly noteheading : a sheet of writing paper that has a printed or engraved heading and is usually somewhat smaller than a letterhead; also : the heading itself
2 : the small oval part of a musical note in music notation
  • First-year music students often have trouble placing their noteheads properly.
— see note illustration

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First Known Use of notehead

1857


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