a system of solmization in which the syllable do is always C, regardless of the key.
- Fixed exchange rate
An exchange rate that is officially controlled by the issuing country rather than determined by the world currency market conditions. (Compare floating exchange rate.)
- Fixed-focus camera
[fikst-foh-kuh s] /ˈfɪkstˈfoʊ kəs/ noun 1. a camera with an unadjustable focal length and with a relatively large depth of field.
[fikst-geer] /ˈfɪkstˈgɪər/ noun 1. Also called fixed-gear bicycle; Informal, fixie. a bicycle having a single-gear system and lacking a freewheel mechanism, so that the wheels only move when the pedals move. 2. such a gear system: The bike has a fixed gear.
noun 1. a recording head in a tape recorder or disk drive that cannot be moved relative to the center of the disk, offering reduced access time.