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octave

noun [C] uk   /ˈɒk.tɪv/ us    /ˈɑːk-/ specialized
the distance between two musical notes that are eight notes apart: Her remarkable vocal range spanned three and a half octaves.
Translations of “octave”
in Korean 옥타브…
in Arabic أوكتاف…
in French octave…
in Turkish oktav…
in Italian ottava…
in Chinese (Traditional) 八度, 八度音階…
in Russian октава…
in Polish oktawa…
in Spanish octava…
in Portuguese oitava…
in German die Oktave…
in Catalan octava…
in Japanese オクターブ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 八度, 八度音阶…
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