leger line definition

  • noun:
    • A musical notation to inscribe records outside of the lines and rooms of this regular musical staves; a line somewhat more than the note is drawn parallel to the staff, above or below, spaced at the same distances since the records in the staff.
    • a short line; a notation for expanding the range above or below the staff
  • adjective:
    • a line included above or below the staff to extend its compass; -- labeled as additionally added range.

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