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whole notenoun [C]

uk   us   US specialized (UK semibreve)
a ​musicalnote with a ​timevalueequal to two minims or four crotchets
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whole notenoun [C]

 /ˈhol ˌnoʊt/
music a ​note that is ​typicallyplayed for four ​times the ​length of a quarter note
(Definition of whole note from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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