ledger line definition

  • noun:
    • songs a quick line put above or below an employee to accommodate notes greater or lower than the number for the staff.
    • A musical notation to inscribe records beyond your lines and spaces of the regular musical staves; a line somewhat more than the note is attracted parallel into the staff, above or below, spaced within exact same distances since the notes within the staff.
    • See Leger line, under 3d Leger, a.
    • In angling, an arrangement of fishing-tackle where the lead rests in the base.
    • a short range; a notation for expanding the range above or below the staff

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