bass clef

bass clef

[beys]
noun Music.
a symbol placed on the fourth line of a staff to indicate that the fourth line of the staff corresponds to the F next below middle C; F clef.

Origin:
1900–05

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bass clef (beɪs)
 
n
, Also called: F clef the clef that establishes F a fifth below middle C on the fourth line of the staff

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