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Music

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noun


(1)   Musical activity (singing or whistling etc.)
"His music was his central interest"
(2)   Punishment for one's actions
"You have to face the music"
"Take your medicine"
(3)   Any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds
"He fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes"
(4)   (music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
(5)   An artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
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Etymology


From , , , and their source , from (τέχνη) "(art) of the Muses".

Noun



  1. A sound, or the study of such sounds, organized in time in a melodious way.
  2. Any pleasing or interesting sounds
  3. Something wonderful.
    That's music to my ears!
  4. A guide to playing or singing a particular tune; sheet music.

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