eighth cranial nerve n.
See vestibulocochlear nerve.
[eytth-lee-eyth-] /ˈeɪtθ liˈeɪθ-/ adverb 1. in the eighth place; eighth.
noun, Music. 1. a note having one eighth of the time value of a whole note; quaver. noun 1. (US & Canadian, music) a note having the time value of an eighth of a semibreve Also called (in Britain and certain other countries) quaver
noun, Music. 1. a rest equal in time value to an eighth note.
- Eight-hundred-pound gorilla
Related Terms six-hundred-pound gorilla