Definition of perfect pitch in English:

perfect pitch

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[mass noun]
  • The ability to recognize the pitch of a note or produce any given note; a sense of absolute pitch.
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    • The bird-watcher and composer had perfect pitch; he was known for ambling through the French countryside and recording the calls he heard on staff paper.
    • At some point I began hearing about perfect pitch, and people recognizing notes just by hearing them, and naming them.
    • Some musicians have perfect pitch; they can immediately identify the pitch of any note.

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Word of the day coloratura
Pronunciation: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
elaborate ornamentation of a vocal melody