- the original text of a work
- Music an edition of a score intended to convey the composer's original musical intentions
Origin of urtextGer: see ur- and amp; text
The original text, as of a musical score or a literary work.
Origin of urtextGerman : ur-, original; see Ursprache + Text, text (from Middle High German, from Late Latin textus); see text.
ur- +"Ž text