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Ligature (Latin ligare , to bind ') stands for:

  • the connection of at least two letters to form a unit in writing, see ligature (typography)
  • a special spelling of the mensural notation in music history, see ligature (music)
  • the binding of several notes of the same pitch in music, see tie

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Wiktionary: Ligature  - explanations of meanings, word origins, synonyms, translations