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  1. diapasenoun


Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Diapasenoun

    A chord including all tones. The old word for diapason. See Diapason.

    Etymology: διὰ παζῶν.

    And ’twixt them both a quadrant was the base,
    Proportion’d equally by seven and nine;
    Nine was the circle set in heaven’s place,
    All which compacted made a good diapase. Fairy Queen.

    The sweet numbers and melodious measures,
    With which I wont the winged words to tie,
    And make a tuneful diapase of pleasures,
    Now being let to run at liberty. Edmund Spenser.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Diapasenoun

    same as Diapason

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of diapase in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of diapase in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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    proceed or issue forth, as from a source
    • A. efface
    • B. summon
    • C. emanate
    • D. famish

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