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Word of the Day 12/07/18 Solmization

Solmization (noun)
solmization [sol-muh-zey-shuh n, sohl-]


noun Music.
1. the act, process, or system of using certain syllables, especially the sol-fa syllables, to represent the tones of the scale.



Origin: 1720–30; < French solmisation, equivalent to solmis(er ) ( sol sol + mi mi + -iser -ize) + -ation -ation

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