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English definition of “semiquaver”

semiquaver

noun [C]   /ˈsem.iˌkweɪ.vər/ US  /-vɚ/ mainly UK (US usually sixteenth note)
a musical note that has a time value of half a quaver or a 16th of a semibreveBeats or lengths of musical notes
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