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A note written with a dot after it, which has one and a half times the length of the same note without a dot.
- ‘Clicking on it changes it to triple, and another click changes it to dotted note.’
- ‘The program also does not yet support dotted notes, which use a notation convention to show that a note should last half again as long.’
- ‘This is because the beat is worth a dotted note.’
- ‘Care must be taken when using dotted notes to show the meter and beat patterns.’
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.