Definition of Nachschlag in English:

Nachschlag

noun

Music
  • A grace note, the value of which is deducted from the value of the preceding note.

Origin

Late 19th century; earliest use found in George Grove (1820–1900), writer on music and lexicographer. From German Nachschlag a grace note from nach after + Schlag note, blow.

Pronunciation

Nachschlag

/ˈnɑːxʃlɑːɡ/