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Noun Concept
Categories: Tonality, Musical terminology, All articles needing additional references, Accompaniment, Musical notation
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figured bass  basso continuo  continuo  thorough bass  Continued bass
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A bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played WordNet 3.0
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A bass part written out in full and accompanied by numbers to indicate the chords to be played WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
Figured bass is musical notation in which numerals and symbols appear above or below a bass note. Wikipedia
A kind of musical notation in which numerals and symbols indicate intervals, chords, and non-chord tones, in relation to the bass note they are placed above or below. Wikipedia Disambiguation
Musical notation in which numerals/accidentals show chords to be played in relation to the bass note, used in Baroque music Wikidata
The bass line of music, especially for a keyboard instrument, that continues throughout a work; basso continuo. Wiktionary
A musical notation in which intervals, chords and harmonizations are indicated by numbers written below a given bass note. Wiktionary
Musical notation. Wiktionary (translation)