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fah or fa (fɑː )



  1. (in the fixed system of solmization) the note F
  2. (in tonic sol-fa) the fourth degree of any major scale; subdominant

Word Origin

C14: see gamut

Example Sentences Including 'fah'

`So fah , so very good, suh," she mimicked in drawling tones.
Dobbs, Michael The Touch of Innocents


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