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English definition of “tonal”


adjective (MUSICAL NOTES)    /ˈtəʊ.nəl/ US  /ˈtoʊ-/ specialized
Tonal music is music that is based on major and minor keys. → Compare atonalTypes of music
(Definition of tonal adjective (MUSICAL NOTES) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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