Semitonic
Semitonic Sem`i*ton"ic, a. Of or pertaining to a semitone; consisting of a semitone, or of semitones. [1913 Webster]

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  • semitonic — adjective see semitone …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semitonic — semi·tonic …   English syllables

  • semitonic — …   Useful english dictionary

  • semitone — semitonic /sem ee ton ik, sem uy /, semitonal /sem ee tohn l, sem uy /, adj. semitonally, adv. /sem ee tohn , sem uy /, n. Music. a pitch interval halfway between two whole tones. Also called half step, half tone. [1600 10; SEMI + TONE] * * * …   Universalium

  • sem´i|ton´al|ly — sem|i|ton|al «SEHM ee TOH nuhl», adjective. = semitonic. (Cf. ↑semitonic) –sem´i|ton´al|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • sem|i|ton|al — «SEHM ee TOH nuhl», adjective. = semitonic. (Cf. ↑semitonic) –sem´i|ton´al|ly, adverb …   Useful english dictionary

  • semitonal — adjective Date: 1863 chromatic 3a, semitonic • semitonally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • semitone — noun Date: 15th century the tone at a half step; also half step • semitonic adjective • semitonically adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chromatic — Synonyms and related words: cold, colorific, coloring, cool, dichromatic, enharmonic, glowing, harmonious, many colored, matching, medley, monochromatic, monochrome, monochromic, motley, parti colored, pigmentary, polychromatic, prismatic,… …   Moby Thesaurus

  • tonal — Synonyms and related words: accented, alveolar, apical, apico alveolar, apico dental, articulated, assimilated, back, barytone, bilabial, broad, cacuminal, central, cerebral, checked, chromatic, close, consonant, consonantal, continuant, dental,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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