Meaning of “bass clef” in the English Dictionary


(Definition of “bass clef” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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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)