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Noun: crotchet  kró-chit
  1. A sharp curve or crook; a shape resembling a hook
    - hook
     
  2. A musical note having the time value of a quarter of a whole note
    - quarter note [N. Amer]
     
  3. A strange attitude or habit
    - oddity, queerness, quirk, quirkiness
     
  4. A small tool or hooklike implement

Derived forms: crotchets

Type of: curve, curved shape, hook, musical note, note, strangeness, tone, unfamiliarity

Encyclopedia: Crotchet