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harmonic tone

noun, Music.
a tone produced by suppressing the fundamental tone and bringing into prominence one of its overtones. Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018.
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  • For illustration, if the string be tuned to 1C, the harmonic tone produced as above will be 2G.

    Piano Tuning J. Cree Fischer

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