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fugue meaning

EN[ˈfjuːɡ] [-uːɡ]
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WFugue
  • In music, a fugue (/fjuːɡ/ FEWG) is a contrapuntal compositional technique in two or more voices,
  • The English term fugue originated in the 16th century and is derived from the French word fugue or the Italian fuga. This in turn comes from Latin, also fuga, which is itself related to both fugere ("to flee") and fugare ("to chase").
  • A fugue usually has three sections: an exposition, a development, and finally, a recapitulation that contains the return of the subject in the fugue's tonic key, though not all fugues have a recapitulation.
FR fugue
fugue
fugue
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Nouns
      • Countable nouns
    Related Links:
    1. fr fugue
    2. en fugues
    3. fr fugues
    4. en fugued
    5. fr fuguer
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    Grammatically, this word "fugue" is a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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