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semibreve
American English: /ˈsɛmiˌbriv/
British English: /ˈsɛmɪbriːv/

Translation of semibreve in Spanish:

noun

  • Example sentences
    • The theme, an eight-bar structure of stentorian semibreve piano chords, receives six doggedly unvaried statements.
    • The cantus firmus is sounded in semibreves in the middle of the three voices.
    • For the first time the minim is now fully accepted as a note-value in its own right rather than as a special kind of semibreve.

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