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sheet music

n.
Compositions printed on unbound sheets of paper.

sheet music

n
1. (Music, other) the printed or written copy of a short composition or piece, esp in the form of unbound leaves
2. (Music, other) music in its written or printed form

sheet′ mu`sic


n.
music printed on unbound sheets of paper.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.sheet music - a musical composition in printed or written formsheet music - a musical composition in printed or written form; "she turned the pages of the music as he played"
lead sheet - a sheet containing the words and melody for a song (and some indication of harmony) written in simple form
piano music - sheet music to be played on a piano
musical score, score - a written form of a musical composition; parts for different instruments appear on separate staves on large pages; "he studied the score of the sonata"
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
musical composition, opus, piece of music, composition, piece - a musical work that has been created; "the composition is written in four movements"
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sheet music

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