Modus

• (n.) A fixed compensation or equivalent given instead of payment of tithes in kind, expressed in full by the phrase modus decimandi. • (n.) A qualification involving the idea of variation or departure from some general rule or form, in the way of either restriction or enlargement, according to the circumstances of the case, as in the wi...
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modus

(from the article `mensural notation`) Mensural notation was predicated on a single underlying musical pulse and the following divisions of time: modus, division of the longa () into two ...
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Modus

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Modus

[medieval music] In medieval music theory, the Latin term modus (meaning `a measure`, `standard of measurement`, `quantity`, `size`, `length`, or, rendered in English, mode) can be used in a variety of distinct senses. The most commonly used meaning today relates to the organisation of pitch in scales. Other meanings refer to the notation o...
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Modus

Mo'dus noun ; plural Modi . [ Latin See Mode .] (Old Law) 1. The arrangement of, or mode of expressing, the terms of a contract or conveyance. 2. (Law) A qualification involving the idea of variation or departure from some general rule or form...
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modus

Latin, meaning: measure, bound, limit / manner, method, mode, way.
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modus

measure, bound, limit / manner, method, mode, way.
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modus

Origin: L. See Mode. ... 1. The arrangement of, or mode of expressing, the terms of a contract or conveyance. ... 2. A qualification involving the idea of variation or departure from some general rule or form, in the way of either restriction or enlargement, according to the circumstances of the case, as in the will of a donor, an agreement between...
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