tonic solfa

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n tonic solfa a system of solmization using the solfa syllables: do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Tonic solfa ton′ik sōl-fä′, a modern system of musical notation, in which the notes are indicated by letters, and time and accent by dashes and colons.
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Usage

In literature:

With 16 Illustrations and Songs from the Play in Tonic Solfa and Old Notation.
"The Jacobite Rebellions (1689-1746)" by James Pringle Thomson
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