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someone’s ability to sing
if you can read music, you can understand the written marks that represent musical sounds
good at playing or singing music or interested in music
the ability to recognize or produce a regular pattern of sounds in music
the ability to recognize or sing a musical note at the correct pitch
a knowledge of music and the ability to be sensitive to it
if you do something such as move your body in time to a piece of music, your movements are at the same speed and beat as the music
to be unable to hear the difference between musical notes
used to describe something which is done more carefully and over a longer period of time …
said in a way that is intended to make someone feel stupid or bad
the practice of giving birth in the presence of several friends and relatives
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