harmonic minor scale


noun Music.


Nearby words

  1. harmonic conjugates,
  2. harmonic distortion,
  3. harmonic interval,
  4. harmonic law,
  5. harmonic mean,
  6. harmonic motion,
  7. harmonic oscillator,
  8. harmonic progression,
  9. harmonic series,
  10. harmonic suture

Origin of harmonic minor scale

First recorded in 1880–85

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British Dictionary definitions for harmonic minor scale

harmonic minor scale

noun

music a minor scale modified from the state of being natural by the sharpening of the seventh degreeCompare minor, melodic minor scale
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