demiquaver

[ dem-ee-kwey-ver ]
/ ˈdɛm iˌkweɪ vər /

noun Music.

a sixteenth note; semiquaver.

Nearby words

  1. demimonde,
  2. demineralization,
  3. demineralize,
  4. demineralizer,
  5. demipique,
  6. demirel,
  7. demirelief,
  8. demirep,
  9. demise,
  10. demisemiquaver

Origin of demiquaver

First recorded in 1650–60; demi- + quaver

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