Origin of melodic
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Examples from the Web for melodically
They have talent and Lennon/McCartney are the most inventive, wide-ranging and melodically ingenious writers pop has produced.What It Was Like to Watch the Beatles Become the Beatles—Nik Cohn Remembers
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Melodically considered, Bach was a genius of the highest order.
Melodically the instrument had little power, although its tone was gentle and sweet.
In other words, a dissonance should only be resolved harmonically, or melodically.The Life & Letters of Peter Ilich Tchaikovsky
Melodically speaking, the standpoint was wrong and the situation false.
- of or relating to melody
- of or relating to a part in a piece of music
- tuneful or melodious
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Word Origin and History for melodically
1818, from French mélodique, from Late Latin melodicus, from Greek melodikos, from melodia (see melody).
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