fermata

Definitions of fermata
  1. noun
    (music) a prolongation of unspecified length on a note or chord or rest
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    type of:
    continuation, lengthiness, prolongation, protraction
    the consequence of being lengthened in duration
  2. noun
    a musical notation (over a note or chord or rest) that indicates it is to be prolonged by an unspecified amount
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    type of:
    musical notation
    (music) notation used by musicians
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