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- n. An interval of two tones
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. The Greek major third, which comprehend two major tones (the modern major third contains one major and one minor whole tone).
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In Greek music, the interval formed by adding together two major tones; a Pythagorean major third, having the ratio 81:64, which is a comma greater than a true major third.
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