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n- A short or condensed musical composition in which one or two melodic themes are repeated or imitated by the successively entering voices and developed in a continuous interweaving of the voice parts into a well-defined single structure.

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  • Double counterpoint, imitation, fugue, or at least fughetta -- these he returned to later.
  • Double counterpoint, imitation, fugue, or at least fughetta ” these he returned to later.
  • Iz way kewl to has 2 oar moar o doze vidyoes going in fughetta; nawt Bach, but berry amyusink! phillipedbeaker says:
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