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ut

[ uht, oot ]
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noun Music.
the syllable once generally used for the first tone or keynote of a scale and sometimes for the tone C: now commonly superseded by do.
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Origin of ut

Middle English word dating back to 1275–1325; see origin at gamut

Other definitions for ut (2 of 4)

UT

abbreviation
Also u.t. universal time.
Utah (approved especially for use with zip code).

Other definitions for ut (3 of 4)

Ut.

abbreviation
Utah.

Other definitions for ut (4 of 4)

U/T

under trust.
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British Dictionary definitions for ut (1 of 2)

ut
/ (ʌt, uːt) /

noun music
the syllable used in the fixed system of solmization for the note C
the first note of a hexachord in medieval music

Word Origin for ut

C14: from Latin ut; see gamut

British Dictionary definitions for ut (2 of 2)

UT

abbreviation for
universal time
Utah
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