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demicadence Explained

Demicadence at English => English (Websters 1913) Of Explained:

Demicadence \Dem"i*ca`dence\n. (Mus.)
An imperfect or half cadence, falling on the dominant instead
of on the key note.

demicadence at English (WD) Of Explained:

==English==

Etymology

Inter: prefix » demi|cadence

Pronunciation

* Inter: a » UK Inter: IPA » /dɛmɪˈkeɪdəns/

Noun

Inter: en-nou » n
  • Inter: musi » c An imperfect or half cadence, falling on the dominant instead of on the keynote.

  • Inter: Webster 191 » 3