doubletongue

double-tongue

[duhb-uhl-tuhng]
verb (used without object), double-tongued, double-tonguing. Music.
to interrupt the wind flow by moving the tongue as if pronouncing t and k alternately, especially in playing rapid passages or staccato notes on a brass instrument.
Compare triple-tongue.
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double-tongue
 
vb , -tongues, -tonguing, -tongued
music single-tongue Compare triple-tongue to play (fast staccato passages) on a wind instrument by rapid obstruction and uncovering of the air passage through the lips with the tongue
 
double tonguing
 
n

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