open note

noun

Definition of open note

1 : a musical note with an outline head instead of with a solid one (as a half note)
2 : a natural harmonic of the fundamental tone of the instrument occurring in the playing of a brass wind instrument

called also open tone

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“Open note.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/open%20note. Accessed 16 Oct. 2021.

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