mordent

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English[edit]

Noun[edit]

mordent (plural mordents)

  1. (music) An ornament consisting of a single alternation between a given pitch, and the one immediately below it.

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French[edit]

Verb[edit]

mordent

  1. third-person plural present indicative of mordre
  2. third-person plural present subjunctive of mordre

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Latin[edit]

Verb[edit]

mordent

  1. third-person plural present active indicative of mordeō