Whole-note definition

A note having the value of four beats in common time.
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(music) A note held for the duration of four beats in common, or 4/4, time.
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Attributive form of whole note, noun.
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(music) A semibreve, a musical note four beats long in 4/4 time.
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Noun

Singular:
whole-note
Plural:
whole-notes