sixty-fourth note


: a musical note with the time value of ¹/₆₄ of a whole note see note illustration

Examples of sixty-fourth note in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The unusual title refers to a sixty-fourth note or a half-thirty-second note in music notation and Lamb was initially unsure about it. Marcia Luttrell, San Diego Union-Tribune, 31 Mar. 2024

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Word History

First Known Use

1889, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of sixty-fourth note was in 1889

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“Sixty-fourth note.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 24 May. 2024.

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