- (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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How to use harmonic in a sentence
Once we had those three numbers for each of the starting Super Bowl quarterbacks, we averaged them together using the harmonic mean rather than a simple average.Brady vs. Mahomes is one of the greatest Super Bowl QB matchups ever. We ranked all 55.|Scott Allen, Neil Greenberg|February 4, 2021|Washington Post
He gets sounds that aren’t necessarily guitar sounds — a lot of harmonics, textures that happen just because of how he picks.Guitar legend Eddie Van Halen dies of cancer at 65|radmarya|October 6, 2020|Fortune
She had access to fancy software tools like the “harmonic scanner,” which detects patterns in currency fluctuations, cryptocurrency, and more to help traders make informed decisions, she says.Inside the weird new world of social ‘forex’ trading—where you sign up friends, and some report risky red flags for investors|Brooke Henderson|September 20, 2020|Fortune
As many solvers noticed, that sum inside the parentheses is none other than the Nth harmonic number!
The tortoise didn’t finish exactly 12,367 minutes into the race — the sum of the first 12,367 terms of the harmonic series is in fact greater than 10.
The cartoons zing, whirr, and reverberate harmonically, making each entry a sort of duet.Well, La Ti Da: Stephin Merritt’s Winning Little Words of Scrabble|David Bukszpan|October 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
I was contending that the joy of smoking increases harmonically with the weight of tobacco consumed, within reasonable limits.Shandygaff|Christopher Morley
In writing the third species in all parts, notes appearing simultaneously should be harmonically related.A Treatise on Simple Counterpoint in Forty Lessons|Friedrich J. Lehmann
So rare is it, that I have seen it stated by good authorities that it is never used harmonically.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
All notes exactly one or more octaves apart are regarded as harmonically identical.
This is the reason why the line AB is said to be divided harmonically.The Teaching of Geometry|David Eugene Smith
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