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half stepnoun [C]

uk   /ˈhɑːf ˌstep/ us   /ˈhæf ˌstep/ US UK semitone
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half stepnoun [C]

/ˈhæf ˌstep/
music the smallest difference in sound between two notes that are next to each other in a musical scale (= series of notes)
(Definition of half step from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) (西方音乐中音阶的)半音…
in Chinese (Traditional) (西方音樂中音階的)半音…
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