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bass clefnoun [C]

/ˈbeɪs ˈklef/
music in Western music, a sign that shows the fourth line of a staff (= the five lines on which music is written) is the note F below middle C (= the note C near the middle of a piano keyboard)
(Definition of bass clef from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bass clef”
in Arabic باس المُفتاح الموسيقي…
in Korean 낮은 음자리표…
in Portuguese clave de fá…
in Catalan clau de fa…
in Japanese ヘ音記号, 低音部記号…
in Chinese (Simplified) 低音谱号…
in Chinese (Traditional) 低音譜號…
in Italian chiave di basso…
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