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mensurable adj : possible to be measured; "measurable depths" [syn: measurable] [ant: immeasurable]

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Adjective

  1. measurable
  2. Having a fixed rhythm.
    • 1998, William Oliver Strunk & Leo Treitler, Source Readings in Music History, ISBN 0393037525, p. 227.
      Mensurable music is song measured by long and short units of time.

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