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Glossary of Music Terms
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 natural
noun
1. (music) A note that is not or is no longer to be modified by an accidental, denoted by the symbol â™® following the name of the note.
2. One with an inherited talent at something.
He's a on the saxophone.
1. (colour) an almost white colour, with tints of grey, yellow or brown.
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1. Of or relating to nature.
3. As expected.
It's natural for business to be slow on Tuesdays.
1. (color) Almost white, with tints of grey, yellow or brown; also, the color of a material that has not been adjusted or added to.
2. (music) Neither sharp or flat. Denoted â™®.
3. Without, or prior to, modification or adjustment.
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 nocturne
noun
1. a work of art relating or dedicated to the night
2. a dreamlike or pensive composition (usually for the piano)
 nonet
noun
1. (music) a composition written for nine instruments or nine voices
The small-group sides are the best, with the in particular coming through as a sparkling unit &mdash; Saturday Review
2. a group of nine nuclear or subatomic particles
 Norma
proper noun
1. (given name, female).
 note
noun
1. A mark or token by which a thing may be known; a visible sign; a character; a distinctive mark or feature; a characteristic quality.
2. A mark, or sign, made to call attention, to point out something to notice, or the like; a sign, or token, proving or giving evidence.
3. A brief remark; a marginal comment or explanation; hence, an annotation on a text or author; a comment; a critical, explanatory, or illustrative observation.
4. A brief piece of writing intended to assist the memory; a memorandum; a minute.
5. A short informal letter; a billet.
6. A diplomatic missive or written communication.
7. A written or printed paper acknowledging a debt, and promising payment; as, a promissory note; a note of hand; a negotiable note.
8. A piece of paper money; a banknote.
9. (music) A character, variously formed, to indicate the length of a tone, and variously placed upon the staff to indicate its pitch.
10. (music) A musical sound; a tone; an utterance; a tune.
11. (music) A key of the piano or organ.
12. Observation; notice; heed.
13. Reputation; distinction; as, a poet of note.
verb (notes, noting, noted)
1. (transitive) To notice with care; to observe; to remark; to heed
2. (transitive) To record in writing; to make a memorandum of.
3. (transitive) To denote; to designate
4. (transitive) To annotate
5. (transitive) To set down in musical characters.
 noted
1. famous; well known because of one's reputation; celebrated
 number
noun
1. (countable) An abstract entity used to describe quantity.
2. (countable) A symbol for a non-negative integer; a numeral.
3. (countable) (mathematics) A member of one of several classes: natural numbers,integers, rational numbers, real numbers, complex numbers, quaternions.
The equation $e^{i\pi}+1=0$ includes the most important numbers: 1, 0, $\pi$, $i$, and $e$.
1. (Followed by a numeral; used attributive) show, Showing the rank of something in a list or sequence. Abbreviations: No or No., no or no. (in each case, sometimes written with a superscript "o", like NÂº or &
1. x2116;). The symbol "
2. " is also used in this manner.
Horse 5 won the race.
1. quantity, Quantity.
Any of people can be reading from a given repository at a time
1. (grammar) Of a word or phrase, the state of being singular, dual or plural, shown by inflection.
2. (countable) A performance; especially, a single song or song and dance routine within a larger show.
For his second , he sang "The Moon Shines Bright".
verb
1. (transitive) To label (items) with numbers; to assign numbers to (items).
Number the baskets so that we can find them easily.
1. (intransitive) To total or count; to amount to.
I don"t know how many books are in the library, but they must in the thousands.