dotted note

n. (Music) note followed by a dot showing an increase of length identical to one half of its simple value

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Dotted note — Dotted Dot ted, a. Marked with, or made of, dots or small spots; diversified with small, detached objects. [1913 Webster] {Dotted note} (Mus.), a note followed by a dot to indicate an increase of length equal to one half of its simple value; thus …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dotted note — or dotted rest noun (music) One whose length is increased by one half by a dot placed after it • • • Main Entry: ↑dot …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dotted note — In Western musical notation, a dotted note is a note with a small dot written after it. The dot increases the duration of the basic note by half of its original value. If the basic note lasts 2 beats, the corresponding dotted note lasts 3 beats.… …   Wikipedia

  • double-dotted note — or double dotted rest noun (music) One whose length is increased by three quarters, marked by two dots placed after it • • • Main Entry: ↑double …   Useful english dictionary

  • Dotted quarter note — with upwards stem A dotted crotchet or dotted quarter note is a crotchet/quarter note that has been lengthened by half; that is, it has the length of three quavers/eighth notes. In x/4 time signatures, the dotted quarter note is worth 1½ beats… …   Wikipedia

  • Dotted — Dot ted, a. Marked with, or made of, dots or small spots; diversified with small, detached objects. [1913 Webster] {Dotted note} (Mus.), a note followed by a dot to indicate an increase of length equal to one half of its simple value; thus, a… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Dotted rest — Dotted Dot ted, a. Marked with, or made of, dots or small spots; diversified with small, detached objects. [1913 Webster] {Dotted note} (Mus.), a note followed by a dot to indicate an increase of length equal to one half of its simple value; thus …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • dotted rest — dotted note or dotted rest noun (music) One whose length is increased by one half by a dot placed after it • • • Main Entry: ↑dot …   Useful english dictionary

  • Note value — Parts of a note In music notation, a note value indicates the relative duration of a note, using the color or shape of the note head, the presence or absence of a stem, and the presence or absence of flags/beams/hooks/tails. A rest indicates a… …   Wikipedia

  • Dotted crotchet — A dotted crotchet or dotted quarter note is a crotchet/quarter note that has been lengthened by half; that is, it has the length of three quavers/eighth notes.ee also*Dotted note …   Wikipedia

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