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dem·i·sem·i·qua·ver

 (dĕm′ē-sĕm′ē-kwā′vər)
n. Music
A thirty-second note.

demisemiquaver

(ˈdɛmɪˌsɛmɪˌkweɪvə)
n
(Music, other) music a note having the time value of one thirty-second of a semibreve. Usual US and Canadian name: thirty-second note

thir′ty-sec′ond note`


n.
a musical note having 1/32 the time value of a whole note.
[1885–90]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.demisemiquaver - a musical note having the time value of a thirty-second of a whole note
musical note, note, tone - a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound; "the singer held the note too long"
Translations

demisemiquaver

[ˈdemɪsemɪˌkweɪvəʳ] N (Brit) → fusa f

demisemiquaver

nZweiunddreißigstelnote f
References in classic literature ?
And how are the semiquavers and the demisemiquavers progressing?
The notational symbols included semibreves, minims, crotchets, quavers (single, two joined, three joined and marked as a triplet), semiquavers, demisemiquavers, and repeat signs.
However, vivid demisemiquavers, long flowing lines - every note singing - sonorous suspensions, dramatic rhythm and florid ornamentations also gave emphasis to the imaginative writing Six Dances by the Armenian composer Komitas bemused and mesmerised with plaintive, gently gyrating music; repeated fragments viewed from different angles.
This means that Elliott's scores (and Stevens's and Brown's) are littered with copious quavers and semiquavers, and frequently spattered with demisemiquavers.
Grave notes, and half notes, and demisemiquavers, all clinging to the beam of her interior, and ripening after the nine months, to fly forth duly harmonized .
504-5, n-14) observes that Brahms changed the last not of bar 29 to duple-time demisemiquavers in the autograph, thus creating a built-in ritardando; he argues that this supports his proposed 4:3 ratio.