Definition of demisemiquaver in English:

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Pronunciation: /ˌdɛmɪˈsɛmɪˌkweɪvə/


Music , chiefly British
A note having the time value of half a semiquaver, represented by a large dot with a three-hooked stem. Also called thirty-second note.
Example sentences
  • Osborne possesses these ‘giving’ qualities, but more than a few times I wished he had taken just a little more time over some of the hurrying groups of demisemiquavers.

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