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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 Aggravate

aggravate means: make worse

Meaning of Aggravate

aggravate means: exasperate or irritate

Meaning of Angevine

angevine means: a resident of Anjou

Meaning of Arthur mitchell

arthur mitchell means: United States dancer who formed the first Black classical ballet company (born in 1934)

Meaning of Arundo

arundo means: any of several coarse tall perennial grasses of most warm areas: reeds

Meaning of Ascaridae

ascaridae means: large roundworms parasitic in intestines of vertebrates

Meaning of Auto limitation

auto limitation means: social control achieved as a manifestation of self-will or general consent

Meaning of Bill of health

bill of health means: a certificate saying that a departing ship's company is healthy (to be presented at the next port of arrival)

Meaning of Genus plasmodiophora

genus plasmodiophora means: type genus of Plasmodiophoraceae comprising minute plant parasitic fungi similar to and sometimes included among the slime molds

Meaning of Graves

graves means: English writer known for his interest in mythology and in the classics (1895-1985)

Meaning of Hornpipe

hornpipe means: a British solo dance performed by sailors

Meaning of Hornpipe

hornpipe means: an ancient (now obsolete) single-reed woodwind; usually made of bone

Meaning of Hornpipe

hornpipe means: music for dancing the hornpipe

Meaning of Hylocichla

hylocichla means: American thrush: wood thrush; hermit thrush; veery

Meaning of Legislating

legislating means: the act of making or enacting laws

Meaning of Line-drive triple

line-drive triple means: a triple resulting from a line drive

Meaning of Long-eared bat

long-eared bat means: any of various Old or New World bats having very long ears

Meaning of Myrtle oak

myrtle oak means: small evergreen shrub or tree of southeastern United States; often forms almost impenetrable thickets in sandy coastal areas

Meaning of Press photographer

press photographer means: a photographer who works for a newspaper

Meaning of Psoralea

psoralea means: widely distributed genus of herbs or shrubs with glandular compound leaves and spicate or racemose purple or white flowers

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