n.1.The science and the art of tones, or musical sounds, i. e., sounds of higher or lower pitch, begotten of uniform and synchronous vibrations, as of a string at various degrees of tension; the science of harmonical tones which treats of the principles of harmony, or the properties, dependences, and relations of tones to each other; the art of combining tones in a manner to please the ear.
2.Melody; a rhythmical and otherwise agreeable succession of tones.
3.The written and printed notation of a musical composition; the score.
4.Love of music; capacity of enjoying music.
5.(Zool.) A more or less musical sound made by many of the lower animals. See Stridulation.
Magic music
a game in which a person is guided in finding a hidden article, or in doing a specific art required, by music which is made more loud or rapid as he approaches success, and slower as he recedes. Tennyson.<- like hot and cold ->
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Music box
See Musical box, under Musical.
Music hall
a place for public musical entertainments.
Music loft
a gallery for musicians, as in a dancing room or a church.
Music of the spheres
the harmony supposed to be produced by the accordant movement of the celestial spheres.
Music paper
paper ruled with the musical staff, for the use of composers and copyists.
Music pen
a pen for ruling at one time the five lines of the musical staff.
Music shell
(Zool.) a handsomely colored marine gastropod shell (Voluta musica) found in the East Indies; - so called because the color markings often resemble printed music. Sometimes applied to other shells similarly marked.
To face the music
to meet any disagreeable necessity, such as a reprimand for an error or misdeed, without flinching.
Noun1.Musicmusic - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
2.music - any agreeable (pleasing and harmonious) sounds; "he fell asleep to the music of the wind chimes"
Synonyms: euphony
3.music - musical activity (singing or whistling etc.); "his music was his central interest"
4.music - (music) the sounds produced by singers or musical instruments (or reproductions of such sounds)
5.music - punishment for one's actions; "you have to face the music"; "take your medicine"
Synonyms: medicine
(language, music)Music - A series of languages for musical sound synthesis from Bell Labs, 1960's. Versions: Music I through Music V.

["An Acoustical Compiler for Music and Psychological Stimuli", M.V. Mathews, Bell Sys Tech J 40 (1961)].
To hear harmonious and soothing music in your dream, is a good omen of prosperity, pleasure and the expression of your emotions in a positive way. Music serves to heal the soul. To hear discordant music in your dream, signifies unhappiness and troubles in the home.Apollo, Apollo Musagetes, Erato, Euterpe, Orpheus, Pierides, Polyhymnia, Polymnia, Terpsichore, arrangement, babel, clamor, copy, din, draft, edition, harmonics, hubbub, hullabaloo, hymnal, hymnbook, instrumental score, jangle, libretto, lute tablature, melodics, music paper, music roll, music theory, musical notation, musical score, musicality, musicography, musicology, notation, opera, opera score, orchestral score, pandemonium, part, piano score, racket, rhythmics, sacred Nine, score, sheet music, short score, songbook, songster, tablature, text, the Muses, the Nine, theory, transcript, transcription, tumult, tuneful Nine, uproar, version, vocal score, written music
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