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Element: dashes

Description

The dashes type represents dashes, used for instance with cresc. and dim. marks.

Derived By

Type dashes

Attributes
Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
type  start-stop-continue  Yes 
number  number-level  No  When a number-level value is implied, the value is 1 by default.
dash-length  tenths  No 
space-length  tenths  No 
default-x  tenths  No 
default-y  tenths  No 
relative-x  tenths  No 
relative-y  tenths  No 
color  color  No 
Content Model

Always empty.

Referenced By
Example

        <direction-type>
          <words default-y="28" font-style="italic">rit.</words>
        </direction-type>
        <direction-type>
          <dashes dash-length="7.5" default-y="30" number="1" space-length="7.5" type="start"/>
        </direction-type>
      </direction>

Definition

See direction-type

 

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