Bass

A north east coast fish other than a cod. Getting caught more and more in north east England these days.

bass

  1. the lowest part of the musical range
  2. the lowest part in polyphonic music
  3. an adult male singer with the lowest voice
  4. the lean flesh of a saltwater fish of the family Serranidae
  5. any of various North American freshwater fish with lean flesh (especially of the genus Micropterus)
  6. the lowest adult male singing voice
  7. the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instru......

    bass

    the lowest of the standard four voice ranges (bass, tenor, alto, soprano); the lowest melodic line in a musical composition, often thought of as defining and supporting the harmony; in a jazz or popular music context, the term usually refers to the double bass or the electric bass.
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_jazz_and_popular_music

    bass

    the lowest of the standard four voice ranges (bass, tenor, alto, soprano); the lowest melodic line in a musical composition, often thought of as defining and supporting the harmony; in an orchestral context, the term usually refers to the double bass.
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Glossary_of_musical_terminology

    Bass

    (voice) Lowest male voice (see also: baritone, tenor) (music) Range of instruments with the lowest pitch range
    Found on http://www.philharmonia.co.uk/thesoundexchange/projects/glossary/glossary.h

    bass

    [adj] - having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range 2. [n] - an adult male singer with the lowest voice 3. [n] - the lowest part in polyphonic music 4. [n] - the lowest adult male singing voice 5. [n] - the lowest part of the musical range 6. [n] - the member with the lowest range of a family of musical instrumen...
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    Bass

    • (n.) The southern, red, or channel bass (Sciaena ocellata). See Redfish. • (n.) The two American fresh-water species of black bass (genus Micropterus). See Black bass. • (a.) One who sings, or the instrument which plays, bass. • (pl. ) of Bass • (n.) An edible, spiny-finned fish, esp. of the genera Roccus, Labrax, and rel...
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    bass

    noun the lowest part in polyphonic music
    Found on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=bass

    bass

    deep adjective having or denoting a low vocal or instrumental range; `a deep voice`; `a bass voice is lower than a baritone voice`; `a bass clarinet`
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    bass

    (fish) Long-bodied scaly sea fish Morone labrax found in the North Atlantic and Mediterranean. They grow to 1 m/3 ft, and are often seen in shoals. Other fish of the same family (Serranidae) are also called bass, as are North American freshwater fishes of the family ...
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    bass

    (music) Lowest male voice, of approximate range C2–D4. It is also used before the name of an instrument and indicates that the instrument sounds in approximately the same range. Well-known bass singers include the Russian Fyo...
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    Bass

    [fish] Bass s is a name shared by many different species of fish. The term encompasses both freshwater and marine species. All belonging to the large order Perciformes, or perch-like fishes, and in fact the word bass comes from Middle English bars, meaning `perch.` ==Types of bass== ==Other species known as bass== Many species are also know...
    Found on http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bass_(fish)

    Bass

    [instrument] Bass (s {respell|BAYSS|`}) describes musical instruments that produce tones in the low-pitched range. They belong to different families of instruments and can cover a wide range of musical roles. Since producing low pitches usually requires a long air column or string, the string and wind bass instruments are usually the larges...
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    Bass

    [sound] Bass (s {respell|BAYSS|`}; basso, deep, low) describes tones of low frequency or range. In musical compositions, these are the lowest parts of the harmony. ==Musical role== Played in a musical ensemble such as through electronic music, rap or `drum and bass` on a computer, or via an orchestra, such notes are frequently used to provi...
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    Bass

    [voice type] A bass is a type of classical male singing voice and has the lowest vocal range of all voice types. According to The New Grove Dictionary of Opera, a bass is typically classified as having a vocal range extending from around the second E below middle C to the E above middle C (i.e., E2–E4). Its tessitura, or comfortable range...
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    Bass

    Bass (bȧs) noun ; plural Bass , and sometimes Basses (- ĕz). [ A corruption of barse .] (Zoology) 1. An edible, spiny-finned fish, esp. of the genera Roccus , Labrax , and related genera. There are many species. » The comm...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/20

    Bass

    Bass adjective Deep or grave in tone. Bass clef (Mus.) , the character placed at the beginning of the staff containing the bass part of a musical composition. [ See Illust. under Clef .] -- Bass voice , a deep-sounding voice; a voice fitted for singi...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/20

    Bass

    Bass noun [ A corruption of bast .] 1. (Botany) The linden or lime tree, sometimes wrongly called whitewood ; also, its bark, which is used for making mats. See Bast . 2. (Pron. ...) A hassock or thick mat.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/20

    Bass

    Bass transitive verb To sound in a deep tone. [ R.] Shak.
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/B/20

    Bass

    1) Lowest adult male voice ranging for 2 octaves above E almost 2 octaves below middle C. 2)Name used for the largest (normally) instrument in a family of instruments. For example Bass Guitar.
    Found on http://www.songstuff.com/glossary/B

    Bass

    1) The lower range of audio frequencies up to approximately 250 Hz.
    2) Short for Bass Guitar.
    3) Lower end of the musical scale. In acoustics, the range (below about 200 Hz) in which there are difficulties, principally in the reproduction of sound, due to the large wavelengths involved.
    4) The lower frequencies.
    5) On the soundboard thi...
    Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20447

    bass

    A common reference for a number of freshwater and saltwater species sought as game fish. The largemouth and smallmouth bass are actually members of the sunfish family, although they are commonly referred to as bass. Striped bass, white bass, and yellow bass are all members of the perch family and are often referred to as true bass family.
    Found on http://www.azgfd.gov/h_f/fishing_glossary.shtml

    Bass

    A term that refers to numerous and often unrelated freshwater and saltwater fish. True basses include groupers, black sea bass, and the striped bass. Largemouth, redeye, rock, smallmouth and the spotted bass, are actually sunfish.
    Found on http://www.nutribase.com/fishmeat.shtml

    bass

    a voice, instrument, or part in the low register.
    Found on http://www.whitstablechoral.org.uk/membership/glossary-of-musical-terms/

    bass

    bass (bās) , in musical harmony, the part of lowest pitch. The term is used for the lowest-pitched male voice and for instruments of low pitch, such as bass clarinet, bass drum, bassoon (bass oboe), and bass trombone.
    Found on http://www.infoplease.com/ce6/ent/A0806421.html
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