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Element: multiple-rest


The text of the multiple-rest type indicates the number of measures in the multiple rest. Multiple rests may use the 1-bar / 2-bar / 4-bar rest symbols, or a single shape. The element text is ignored when the type is stop.

Derived By

Type multiple-rest

Name  Type  Required?  Default  Description 
use-symbols  yes-no  No  The use-symbols attribute indicates which to use; it is no if not specified.
Content Model

Contains text only.

Referenced By



See measure-style


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