HyperDic: musical_scale

English > 1 sense of the expression musical scale:
NOUNcommunicationmusical scale, scale(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)
English > musical scale: 1 sense > noun 1, communication
Meaning(music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave).
Synonymscale
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
Membersnote, musical note, toneA notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound
Narrowerchromatic scaleA 12-note scale including all the semitones of the octave
diatonic scaleA scale with eight notes in an octave
gamutThe entire scale of musical notes
gapped scaleA musical scale with fewer than seven notes
Broadermusical notation(music) notation used by musicians / musicians
Spanishescala musical, escala, gama
Catalanescala musical, escala

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