sol-fa syllables

plural noun

Definition of sol-fa syllables

: the syllables do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti, used in singing the tones of the scale

First Known Use of sol-fa syllables

1913, in the meaning defined above

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“Sol-fa syllables.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/sol-fa%20syllables. Accessed 25 January 2020.

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