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diatonic

adjective uk   /daɪ.əˈtɒn.ɪk/  us   /-ˈtɑː.nɪk/ specialized
belonging or relating to a major or minor musical scale consisting of five full tones and two semitones
Translations of “diatonic”
in Chinese (Traditional) 自然音階的…
in Chinese (Simplified) 自然音阶的…
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