Usage examples for notation

  1. When I got to London I gave the notation, as it had been played on the organ, to the friend who has just gone out, and she spoke it to me, giving my words a new quality by the beauty of her voice. – Ideas of Good and Evil by William Butler Yeats
  2. Nevius pulled out the note- book and crossed off the notation. – Sunny Slopes by Ethel Hueston
  3. These are the men whom you are to teach foreign languages, mathematics, and the notation of music. – Thoughts on Educational Topics and Institutions by George S. Boutwell
  4. I have no personal acquaintance with the Western meadow- lark, but no less than twenty- six of his songs have been printed in musical notation, and these are said to be by no means all. – Birds in the Bush by Bradford Torrey
  5. But a notation similar to that of which we have spoken can be discovered, and its exact signification should now be determined. – Artistic Anatomy of Animals by Édouard Cuyer
  6. A horse, or bullock, of eighty dollars' value, would require a notation of six figures, to wit, 115, 200, and the public debt, suppose of eighty millions, would require twelve figures, to wit, 115, 200, 000, 000 units. – Memoir, Correspondence, And Miscellanies, From The Papers Of Thomas Jefferson by Thomas Jefferson
  7. He got the two messages and- Suddenly he bent forward and examined a notation in a strange hand: Missent Houston. – The White Desert by Courtney Ryley Cooper
  8. It contains a collection of extracts in prose and verse, suitable for reading aloud, transcribed into a simple phonetic notation. – The Romance of Names by Ernest Weekley
  9. He ought to record the observation immediately, in a precise system of notation; he ought to give a precise indication of his method. – Introduction to the Study of History by Charles V. Langlois Charles Seignobos