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crotchetnoun [C]

uk   /ˈkrɒtʃ.ət/  us   /ˈkrɑː.tʃət/ UK (US quarter note)
a musical note with a time value equal to two quavers or half a minim
Translations of “crotchet”
in Vietnamese nốt đen…
in Spanish negra…
in Thai โน้ตเพลงมีค่า ¼ ของโน้ต…
in Malaysian krocet…
in French noire…
in German die Viertelnote…
in Chinese (Traditional) 四分音符…
in Indonesian setengah nada…
in Chinese (Simplified) 四分音符…
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