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English definition of “chromatic”

chromatic

adjective uk   /krəˈmæt.ɪk/ us    /kroʊˈmæt̬-/ specialized

chromatic adjective (COLOUR)

art [before noun] relating to colours: a chromatic range/combinationColour - general words

chromatic adjective (MUSIC)

music belonging or relating to a musical scale in which the notes follow each other in semitones: the chromatic scaleNotes of the musical scale
(Definition of chromatic from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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