lead sheet

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lead′ sheet`

a copy of a song containing the melody line, sometimes with the lyrics and harmonic notations.
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Noun1.lead sheet - a sheet containing the words and melody for a song (and some indication of harmony) written in simple formlead sheet - a sheet containing the words and melody for a song (and some indication of harmony) written in simple form
sheet music - a musical composition in printed or written form; "she turned the pages of the music as he played"
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