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Meaning of 12-tone music

12-tone music means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of 12-tone system

12-tone system means: a type of serial music introduced by Arnold Schoenberg; uses a tone row formed by the twelve semitones of the chromatic scale (and inverted or backward versions of the row)

Meaning of 3rd october organization

3rd october organization means: a militant Marxist-Leninist terrorist organization formed in 1975 to force Turkey to acknowledge killing more than a million Armenians and forcibly removing them from border areas in 1915; wants Turkey to pay reparations and cede territory to Armenia

Meaning of 4to

4to means: the size of a book whose pages are made by folding a sheet of paper twice to form four leaves

Meaning of Aalto

aalto means: Finnish architect and designer of furniture (1898-1976)

Meaning of Abator

abator means: a person who abates a nuisance

Meaning of Abattoir

abattoir means: a building where animals are butchered

Meaning of Abbreviator

abbreviator means: one who shortens or abridges or condenses a written work

Meaning of Abdicator

abdicator means: one who formally relinquishes an office or responsibility

Meaning of Abductor

abductor means: a muscle that draws a body part away from the median line

Meaning of 16

16 means: the cardinal number that is the sum of fifteen and one

Meaning of 16

16 means: being one more than fifteen

Meaning of Bergenia

bergenia means: any plant of the genus Bergenia; valued as an evergreen ground cover and for the spring blossoms

Meaning of Boardinghouse

boardinghouse means: a private house that provides accommodations and meals for paying guests

Meaning of Commentary

commentary means: a written explanation or criticism or illustration that is added to a book or other textual material

Meaning of Cryogen

cryogen means: a liquid that boils at below -160 C and is used as a refrigerant

Meaning of Depreciation

depreciation means: a decrease in price or value

Meaning of Depreciation

depreciation means: a communication that belittles somebody or something

Meaning of Depreciation

depreciation means: decrease in value of an asset due to obsolescence or use

Meaning of Eleanor gwyn

eleanor gwyn means: English comedienne and mistress of Charles II (1650-1687)

Meaning of Genus maxostoma

genus maxostoma means: a genus of fish in the family Catostomidae

Meaning of Genus salpa

genus salpa means: type (perhaps sole) genus of the Salpidae

Meaning of Homogenized

homogenized means: made homogeneous

Meaning of Homogenized

homogenized means: formed by blending unlike elements especially by reducing one element to particles and dispersing them throughout another substance

Meaning of Low sunday

low sunday means: the Sunday following Easter

Meaning of Mollymawk

mollymawk means: large web-footed birds of the southern hemisphere having long narrow wings; noted for powerful gliding flight

Meaning of Moneyman

moneyman means: a person skilled in large scale financial transactions

Meaning of Mountain chinchilla

mountain chinchilla means: a rodent native to the mountains of Chile and Peru and now bred in captivity

Meaning of Psilotatae

psilotatae means: whisk ferns; comprising the family Psilotaceae or Psilotatae: vascular plants with no roots, partial if any leaf differentiation, and rudimentary spore sacs

Meaning of Safety nut

safety nut means: supplementary nut that is screwed down on a primary nut to prevent it from loosening

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