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- n. An imperfect or half cadence, falling on the dominant instead of on the keynote.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An imperfect or half cadence, falling on the dominant instead of on the key note.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In music, a half cadence. It usually denotes the progression from tonic to dominant. See cadence.
demi- + cadence (Wiktionary)
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