Superdominant
Superdominant \Su`per*dom"i*nant\, n. (Mus.) The sixth tone of the scale; that next above the dominant; -- called also {submediant}. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • superdominant — [so͞o΄pərdäm′ə nənt] n. SUBMEDIANT …   English World dictionary

  • superdominant — /sooh peuhr dom euh neuhnt/, n. Music. submediant. [1825 35; SUPER + DOMINANT] * * * …   Universalium

  • superdominant — англ. [сью/пэ до/минэнт] доминанта к доминанте …   Словарь иностранных музыкальных терминов

  • superdominant — n. (Music) submediant, 6th note in a major or minor scale; chord or key or harmony which is based on a submediant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • superdominant — su·per·dominant …   English syllables

  • superdominant — su•per•dom•i•nant [[t]ˌsu pərˈdɒm ə nənt[/t]] n. mad submediant • Etymology: 1825–35 …   From formal English to slang

  • superdominant — “+ noun Etymology: super + dominant : submediant …   Useful english dictionary

  • submediant — Superdominant Su per*dom i*nant, n. (Mus.) The sixth tone of the scale; that next above the dominant; called also {submediant}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Submediant — Sub*me di*ant, n. (Mus.) The sixth tone of the scale; the under mediant, or third below the keynote; the superdominant. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • submediant — /sub mee dee euhnt/, n. Music. the sixth tone of a diatonic scale, being midway between the subdominant and the upper tonic. Also called superdominant. [1800 10; SUB + MEDIANT] * * * …   Universalium

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