- (of a set of values) related in a manner analogous to the frequencies of tones that are consonant.
- capable of being represented by sine and cosine functions.
- (of a function) satisfying the Laplace equation.
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To step inside Madison Square Garden was to grab hold of a lifeline to an alternate world of harmonic order and balance.‘When the Garden Was Eden’: Why New York City Needs the Knicks Now More Than Ever|Robert Silverman|April 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Harmonic conditions are created by the removal of deterrents to growth.Happiness as Found in Forethought Minus Fearthought|Horace Fletcher
A great advantage of the harmonic party-line system is the simplicity of the apparatus at the subscriber's station.Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1|Kempster Miller
Progression from one chord to another is called Harmonic progression; from one tone to another, Melodic progression.A Treatise on Simple Counterpoint in Forty Lessons|Friedrich J. Lehmann
British Dictionary definitions for harmonic
- capable of expression in the form of sine and cosine functions
- of or relating to numbers whose reciprocals form an arithmetic progression