Thirty-second
Thirty-second Thir"ty-sec`ond, a. Being one of thirty-two equal parts into which anything is divided. [1913 Webster]

{Thirty-second note} (Mus.), the thirty-second part of a whole note; a demi-semiquaver. [1913 Webster]


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  • thirty-second — I noun one part in thirty two equal parts • Syn: ↑one thirty second, ↑thirty second part • Hypernyms: ↑common fraction, ↑simple fraction II adjective the ordinal number …   Useful english dictionary

  • thirty-second — /therr tee sek euhnd/, adj. 1. next after the thirty first; being the ordinal number for 32. 2. being one of 32 equal parts. n. 3. a thirty second part, esp. of one (1/32). 4. the thirty second member of a series. * * * …   Universalium

  • thirty-second — noun One of thirty two equal parts of a whole. A thirty second of 640 is 20 …   Wiktionary

  • thirty-second — thir′ty sec′ond adj. being one of 32 equal parts …   From formal English to slang

  • Thirty-second note — Thirty second Thir ty sec ond, a. Being one of thirty two equal parts into which anything is divided. [1913 Webster] {Thirty second note} (Mus.), the thirty second part of a whole note; a demi semiquaver. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • thirty-second note — [thʉrt΄ē sek′ənd] n. Music a note having one thirty second the duration of a whole note: see NOTE …   English World dictionary

  • Thirty-second note — In music, a thirty second note (American or German terminology) or demisemiquaver (British or classical terminology) is a note played for 1/32 of the duration of a whole note (or semibreve). It lasts half as long as a sixteenth note (or… …   Wikipedia

  • thirty-second rest — noun : a rest equal in time value to a thirty second note * * * Music. a rest equal in value to a thirty second note. See illus. under rest1. [1900 05] * * * thirty second rest, Music. a rest equivalent in time value to a thirty second note …   Useful english dictionary

  • thirty-second part — noun one part in thirty two equal parts • Syn: ↑one thirty second, ↑thirty second • Hypernyms: ↑common fraction, ↑simple fraction …   Useful english dictionary

  • Thirty-Second Army (Japan) — Infobox Military Unit unit name= Japanese Thirty Second Army caption= Japanese Commanders on Okinawa dates= 1944 03 13 1945 06 23 country= Empire of Japan allegiance= branch= Imperial Japanese Army type= Infantry role= Corps garrison=Naha,… …   Wikipedia

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