solmization

Definitions of solmization
  1. noun
    a system of naming the notes of a musical scale by syllables instead of letters
    synonyms: solmisation
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    types:
    solfa, tonic solfa
    a system of solmization using the solfa syllables: do, re, mi, fa, sol, la, ti
    type of:
    musical notation
    (music) notation used by musicians
  2. noun
    singing using solfa syllables to denote the notes of the scale of C major
    synonyms: solfege, solfeggio, solmisation
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    type of:
    singing, vocalizing
    the act of singing vocal music
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