demisemiquaver
noun Date: circa 1706 thirty-second note

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Demisemiquaver — Dem i*sem i*qua ver, n. (Mus.) A short note, equal in time to the half of a semiquaver, or the thirty second part of a whole note. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • demisemiquaver — 1706; see DEMI (Cf. demi ) + SEMI (Cf. semi ) + QUAVER (Cf. quaver) …   Etymology dictionary

  • demisemiquaver — ► NOUN Music, chiefly Brit. ▪ a note having the time value of half a semiquaver …   English terms dictionary

  • demisemiquaver — [dem΄i sem′i kwā΄vər] n. Chiefly Brit. THIRTY SECOND NOTE …   English World dictionary

  • demisemiquaver — /dem ee sem ee kway veuhr/, n. Music, Chiefly Brit. a thirty second note. See illus. under note. [1700 10; DEMI + SEMIQUAVER] * * * …   Universalium

  • demisemiquaver — noun a thirty second note, drawn as a crotchet with three tails. See Also: quaver, semiquaver, hemidemisemiquaver …   Wiktionary

  • demisemiquaver — англ. [дэмисэмикуэ/йвэ] 1/32 (нота) …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • demisemiquaver — dem·i·sem·i·qua·ver || demɪsemɪ‚kweɪvÉ™ n. note held for thirty seconds (Music) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • demisemiquaver — [ˌdɛmɪ sɛmɪˌkweɪvə] noun Music, chiefly Brit. a note having the time value of half a semiquaver …   English new terms dictionary

  • demisemiquaver — demi·semiquaver …   English syllables

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