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English definition of “crotchet”


noun [C]     /ˈkrɒtʃ.ət/ US  /ˈkrɑː.tʃət/ specialized (mainly US quarter note)
a musical note with a time value equal to two quavers or half a minimBeats or lengths of musical notes
(Definition of crotchet noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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