quatreble

noun
plural -s

Definition of quatreble

obsolete
: a musical voice part one octave higher than the mean

History and Etymology for quatreble

Middle English, fourfold amount, from quatreble, adjective, quadruple, modification (influenced by Middle English treble) of Middle French quadruple

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“Quatreble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/quatreble. Accessed 27 Sep. 2022.

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