musicality


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mu·si·cal·i·ty

 (myo͞o′zĭ-kăl′ĭ-tē)
n.
1. The quality or condition of being musical.
2. Musical sensitivity or talent.
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.musicality - the property of sounding like music
sound property - an attribute of sound
lyricality, lyricism, songfulness - the property of being suitable for singing
melodiousness, tunefulness - the property of having a melody
texture - the musical pattern created by parts being played or sung together; "then another melodic line is added to the texture"
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Translations

musicality

[ˌmjuːzɪˈkælɪtɪ] Nmusicalidad f
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musicality

nMusikalität f
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