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English definition of “treble clef”

treble clef

noun [C usually singular]     (also G clef)
a sign on a stave (= the five lines on which music is written) which shows that the notes are above middle C (= the C near the middle of a piano keyboard )Technical music terms
(Definition of treble clef noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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