diapason normal pitch


noun Music.

a standard of pitch in which A above middle C is established at 435 vibrations per second.

Nearby words

  1. dianetics,
  2. dianoetic,
  3. dianoia,
  4. dianthus,
  5. diapason,
  6. diapause,
  7. diapedesis,
  8. diapente,
  9. diaper,
  10. diaper dermatitis

Also called French pitch, international pitch, low pitch.

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