from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Music A scale consisting of 12 semitones.
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- n. A scale including all twelve semitones in an octave.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the scale consisting of thirteen tones, including the eight scale tones and the five intermediate tones.
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- n. a 12-note scale including all the semitones of the octave
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