Pralltriller

Definitions

  • Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Pralltriller (Music) A melodic embellishment consisting of the quick alternation of a principal tone with an auxiliary tone above it, usually the next of the scale; -- called also the inverted mordente.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n pralltriller The German name for the inverted mordent 01 passing trill (which see, under trill).
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
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