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harmony

noun uk   /ˈhɑː.mə.ni/ us    /ˈhɑːr-/

harmony noun (MUSIC)

C2 [C or U] a pleasant musical sound made by different notes being played or sung at the same time: singing in harmony It is a simple melody with complex harmonies.Technical music terms

harmony noun (MATCH)

B2 [U] a situation in which people are peaceful and agree with each other, or when things seem right or suitable together: racial harmony (= good feelings between different races) domestic harmony (= good feelings in the family or home) Imagine a society in which everyone lived together in (perfect) harmony. We must ensure that tourism develops in harmony with the environment.Balance and imbalanceFriendlyCalm and relaxed
(Definition of harmony from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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