double bar
noun Date: 1662 two adjacent vertical lines or a heavy single line separating principal sections of a musical composition

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • double-bar — double bar·reled; double bar·relled; …   English syllables

  • double bar — n. Music two adjacent, parallel vertical lines drawn through the staff to indicate the end of a section or composition …   English World dictionary

  • double bar — noun notation marking the end of principal parts of a musical composition; two adjacent bar lines • Hypernyms: ↑bar line * * * ˌdouble ˈbar 7 [double bar] noun (music) a pair …   Useful english dictionary

  • double bar — dou′ble bar′ n. mad a double vertical line on a musical staff indicating the end of a piece of music or a principal section • Etymology: 1665–75 …   From formal English to slang

  • double bar — Music. a double vertical line on a staff indicating the conclusion of a piece of music or a subdivision of it. See illus. under bar1. [1665 75] * * * …   Universalium

  • double bar — /dʌbəl ˈba/ (say dubuhl bah) noun a double vertical line on a stave indicating the conclusion of a piece of music or a subdivision of it …   Australian English dictionary

  • double bar — two vertical lines used to indicate the conclusion of a piece of music …   English contemporary dictionary

  • double bar — noun a pair of closely spaced lines marking the end of a piece of music …   English new terms dictionary

  • double-bar goatfish — dvidryžė barzdotė statusas T sritis zoologija | vardynas taksono rangas rūšis atitikmenys: lot. Parupeneus bifasciatus angl. double bar goatfish; two saddled goatfish rus. двухполосая зубатая барабуля ryšiai: platesnis terminas – dantytosios… …   Žuvų pavadinimų žodynas

  • double bar line — noun A symbol in musical notation used to separate two sections or phrases of music, and to start and end a musical piece …   Wiktionary

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