|act of flying with the wings rigidly extended instead of being flapped (said of birds); act of flying with a glider; act of soaring; (Music) slur||gliding|
|(about a tempo) becoming slower, decelerating (Music)||rall (rallentando)|
|(Archaic) cornet piston (Music)||cornopean|
|(Architecture) having a double row of columns on each side, front and rare; having two wings, building with two wings (Architecture)||dipteral|
|(British spelling for meter) basic unit of length in the metric system, one hundred centimeters, 39.37 inches; definite measurement; poetic measure; rhythm (in music); instrument that automatically measures quantities of substances (gas, water, or elec...||metre|
|(British) street entertainer, one who performs music or dance in public as a way of soliciting money||busker|
|(Computers) method of character coding which is similar to ASCII and is used in large computers, computer code, Extended Binary Coded Decimal Interchange Code||EBCDIC|
|(French) lively dance from Provence where men and women hold hands (accompanied by pipe and tabor), music for farandole dance, Provençal dance||farandole|
|(French) school of fine arts (i.e. music conservatory)||conservatoire|
|(Greek Mythology) princess bride of the god Eros; name of a Canadian Gothic music band, beloved of Cupid||Psyche|
|(Greek Mythology) sun god and patron of music and poetry, son of Zeus and Leto, brother of Artemis (commonly known as Apollo)||Apollon|
|(Informal) amazing, excellent, great; stylish, fashionable, act of swelling, distention; swollen part, protuberance; gradual increase; surge of feeling or emotion; long unbroken wave; elevation of land, slope; crescendo followed by a diminuendo (Music)...||swell|
|(Music) combination of harmonizing notes; (Geometry) line between two points on a curve; (Airplanes) imaginary straight line between the leading edge and the rear edge of a wing or propeller blade, airfoil measure, cord, horizontal connecting part, lin...||chord|
|(Music) early type of modern jazz music that began in the 1940s (characterized by emphasized improvisation, quick melodies, and a wide range of chords), a spell of dancing, bebop, blow delivered, dance, go casually, hit, blow (Slang), strike a blow, hi...||bop|
|(Music) early type of modern jazz music that began in the 1940s (characterized by emphasized improvisation, quick melodies, and a wide range of chords), fast complex jazz||bebop|
|(Music) low alto, voice range between soprano and tenor; singer with a contralto voice, low speaking voice, lowest female vocal range, part for contralto, somebody with contralto singing voice||contralto|
|(Music) lowest female voice, contralto; highest male voice, countertenor; singer with an alto voice; piece of music written for an alto voice, alto singer, highest man quote s voice, instrument between soprano and tenor||alto|
|(Music) melody; melody for a single voice, opera song||aria|
|(Music) musical instrument that is below bass; double-bass (musical instrument from the violin family), contrabassist, double bass, having a tone that is below bass (Music), instrument pitched lowest of its family, pitched an octave below||contrabass|
|(Music) of or pertaining to a falsetto; pertaining to an unnaturally high-pitched voice (esp. in a man); pertaining to one who sings with an unnaturally high-pitched voice (esp. of a man), falsetto singer, falsetto voice, high singing method, high-pitc...||falsetto|
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