hypoaeolian mode

[hahy-poh-ee-oh-lee-uh n, hahy-]
noun Music.
  1. a plagal church mode represented on the white keys of a keyboard instrument by an ascending scale from E to E, with the final on A.

Origin of hypoaeolian mode

< Late Latin hypoaeoli(us) + -an; see hypo-, Aeolian
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