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sixteenth notenoun [C]

uk   us   mainly US (UK usually semiquaver)
a ​musicalnote that has a ​timevalue of ​half a quaver or a 16th of a semibreve
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sixteenth notenoun [C]

 us   /sɪksˈtinθ ˌnoʊt/
music a ​note that is ​typicallyequal to ​half the ​length of an eighth note
(Definition of sixteenth note from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 十六分音符…
in Chinese (Traditional) 十六分音符…
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