Sixty-fourth
Sixty-fourth Six`ty-fourth", a. Constituting or being one of sixty-four equal parts into which a thing is divided. [1913 Webster]

{Sixty-fourth note} (Mus.), the sixty-fourth part of a whole note; a hemi-demi-semiquaver. [1913 Webster]


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  • sixty-fourth — I noun one part in sixty four equal parts • Syn: ↑one sixty fourth • Hypernyms: ↑common fraction, ↑simple fraction II adjective the ordinal number of sixty four in counting order …   Useful english dictionary

  • sixty-fourth — /siks tee fawrth , fohrth /, adj. 1. next after the sixty third; being the ordinal number for 64. 2. being one of 64 equal parts. n. 3. a sixty fourth part, esp. of one (1/64). 4. the sixty fourth member of a series. * * * …   Universalium

  • sixty-fourth — noun One of sixty four equal parts of a whole. A sixty fourth of 1280 is 20 …   Wiktionary

  • sixty-fourth — six′ty fourth′ adj. being one of 64 equal parts • Etymology: 1810–20 …   From formal English to slang

  • Sixty-fourth note — Sixty fourth Six ty fourth , a. Constituting or being one of sixty four equal parts into which a thing is divided. [1913 Webster] {Sixty fourth note} (Mus.), the sixty fourth part of a whole note; a hemi demi semiquaver. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sixty-fourth note — [siks′tēfôrth′] n. Music a note having one sixty fourth the duration of a whole note: see NOTE …   English World dictionary

  • Sixty-fourth note — In music notation, a sixty fourth note (American) or hemidemisemiquaver (British) is a note played for 1/64 of the duration of a whole note (or semibreve). It lasts half as long as a thirty second note (or demisemiquaver). Sixty fourth notes are… …   Wikipedia

  • sixty-fourth rest — noun : a musical rest corresponding in time value to the sixty fourth note * * * Music. a rest equal in time value to a sixty fourth note. See illus. under rest. [1920 25] * * * sixty fourth rest, Music. a rest as long as a sixty fourth note …   Useful english dictionary

  • sixty-fourth note — six′ty fourth′ note n. mad a musical note having one sixty fourth the time value of a whole note • Etymology: 1885–90 …   From formal English to slang

  • sixty-fourth rest — six′ty fourth′ rest n. mus mad a rest equal in time value to a sixty fourth note • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

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