mensural
adjective Etymology: Late Latin mensuralis measurable, from Latin mensura Date: circa 1580 1. of, relating to, or being polyphonic music originating in the 13th century with each note having a definite and exact time value 2. of or relating to measure

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  • mensural — mensurál adj. m., pl. mensuráli; f. sg. mensurálă, pl. mensurále Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  MENSURÁL, Ă adj. (despre un sistem de notaţie mu zicală) în care se precizează înălţimea şi durata sunetelor. (< …   Dicționar Român

  • Mensural — Men su*ral, a. [L. mensuralis.] Of or pertaining to measure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mensural — index appreciable Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • mensural — (adj.) pertaining to measure, measurable, c.1600, from M.L. mensuralis, from L. mensura a measuring, measurement (see MEASURE (Cf. measure) (v.)) …   Etymology dictionary

  • mensural — adj. 2 g. [Música] Que tem mensura ou compasso.   ‣ Etimologia: latim tardio mensuralis, a …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • mensural — (Del lat. mensurālis). adj. Que sirve para medir …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • mensural — [men′shər əl] adj. [LL mensuralis] 1. of measure 2. Music designating or of polyphonic music in which each note is given a strictly determined value …   English World dictionary

  • mensural — ► adjetivo Que sirve para medir. * * * mensural (del lat. «mensurālis») adj. Apto o útil para medir. * * * mensural. (Del lat. mensurālis). adj. Que sirve para medir. * * * ► adjetivo Que sirve para medir …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • mensural — /men sheuhr euhl, seuhr /, adj. pertaining to measure. [1600 10; < LL mensuralis, equiv. to L mensur(a) MEASURE + alis AL1] * * * …   Universalium

  • mensural — adjective a) Of or pertaining to measure or measurement. b) Having a fixed rhythm. See Also: mensuration …   Wiktionary

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