noun, Music. 1. the act, process, or system of using certain syllables, especially the sol-fa syllables, to represent the tones of the scale. noun 1. (music) a system of naming the notes of a scale by syllables instead of letters derived from the 11th-century hexachord system of Guido d’Arezzo, which assigns the names ut (or […]
noun 1. a protective covering for the foot consisting of riveted plates of armour
- Somatic motor nucleus
somatic motor nucleus n. Any of the motor nuclei innervating the tongue and external eye muscles.
- Somatic mutation
noun 1. a mutation occurring in a somatic cell, resulting in a change in the morphology or some other aspect of one part of an organism (usually a plant). It may be maintained by vegetative propagation but not by sexual reproduction somatic mutation n. Mutation occurring in the somatic cells as opposed to the germ […]