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alto clef

noun, Music.
1.
a sign locating middle C on the third line of the staff.
Also called viola clef.
Origin
1875-1880
1875-80
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alto clef

noun
1.
the clef that establishes middle C as being on the third line of the staff Also called viola clef See also C clef
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