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ligature

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English

Noun

Singular
ligature

Plural
s

ligature (s)
Examples of ligatures
  1. (uncountable) The act of tying something.
  2. (countable) A cord or similar thing used to tie something; especially the thread used in surgery to close a vessel or duct.
  3. (countable) A character, such as æ, œ, ß, or ij that combines multiple letters; a logotype.
  4. (countable) (Template loop detected: Template:context 1) A group of notes played as a phrase, or the curved line that indicates such a phrase.
  5. (countable) A piece used to hold the reed to the mouthpiece on woodwind instruments.

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French

Noun

ligature m. (plural ligatures)

  1. ligature; A character that combines multiple letters; logotype.

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