Words nearby subdominant
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In the wild, killer whales vie for dominance but the subdominant animal then flees the scene and the conflict subsides.‘Blackfish’ Director: Killer Whales Don’t Belong in Captivity|Gabriela Cowperthwaite|October 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The genus Mele affords an instance of a subdominant group of the first description.
The cadence formed when a subdominant chord immediately precedes the final tonic chord.The Browning Cyclopdia|Edward Berdoe
There were no fourths; the dominant and the subdominant were absent.A Bed of Roses|W. L. George
We may take Scolia for an example of a subdominant group beginning more southward.
The third movement consists of a fine Adagio in E flat, in the key of the subdominant and in three-four time.The Pianoforte Sonata|J.S. Shedlock