sixteenth note

noun

Definition of sixteenth note

: a musical note with the time value of ¹/₁₆ of a whole note — see note illustration

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circa 1861

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Definition of sixteenth note for English Language Learners

  • : a musical note equal in time to 1/16 of a whole note


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