Definition of “coda” - English Dictionary


“coda” in English

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codanoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkəʊ.də/ us /ˈkoʊ.də/

specialized music a piece of music at the end of a longer piece of music, usually separate from the basic structure:

The coda is often more technically difficult than the rest of the piece.

formal the final or extra part of a speech, event, or piece of writing:

In a coda to the main exhibition are various works that were once attributed to Rembrandt.

specialized phonetics the end of a syllable

(Definition of “coda” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)