Definitions for "Bahutva"
in large amount (compare with alpatva); refers to the degree of usage of a swara within a rAga. There are further qualifications: alanghan bahutva, abhyAsa bahutva, deergha bahutva, nyAsa bahutva. The shuddha madhyam in Kedar, for instance, is found in the nyAsa bahutva mode.
Keywords:  prevalence, note
Prevalence of a note.