solmisation

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n solmisation a system of naming the notes of a musical scale by syllables instead of letters
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Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • n Solmisation sol-mi-zā′shun sol-faïng: a recital of the notes of the gamut, do, re, mi, &c.
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Usage

In literature:

He proposed a suggestion for an enquiry on the Greek modes of Solmisation.
"Handel" by Romain Rolland
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