octuplet

noun oc·tup·let \(ˈ)äk¦təplə̇t, -¦t(y)üp-, ˈäktəp-, usually -ə̇t+V\

Definition of octuplet

plural

-s

  1. 1 :  a combination of eight of a kind

  2. 2 :  a group of eight musical notes or tones to be performed in the time of six of the same value

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Origin and Etymology of octuplet

1octuple + -et


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