Musica-ficta



[myoo-zi-kuh fik-tuh; Latin moo-si-kah fik-tah] /ˈmyu zɪ kə ˈfɪk tə; Latin ˈmu sɪˌkɑ ˈfɪk tɑ/

noun
1.
the use of chromatically altered tones in the contrapuntal music of the 10th to the 16th centuries.

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