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 (sĕm′ē-klăs′ĭ-kəl, sĕm′ī-)
adj. Music
1. Of, relating to, or being a work that in style or form falls between the classical and popular genres.
2. Of, relating to, or being a classical composition that enjoys popular appeal because of modern elements.


(ˌsɛmɪˈklæsɪkəl) or


intermediate in style between classical and contemporary, often referring to music


(ˌsɛm iˈklæs ɪ kəl, ˌsɛm aɪ-)

intermediate in style between classical and popular music.
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The topics include knotted and linked phase singularities in monochromatic waves, making waves in physics: three wave singularities from the miraculous 1830s, semiclassical formula for the number variance of the Riemann zeros, pointer supershifts and super-oscillations in weak measurements, of flying frogs and levitrons, and physics for taxi drivers.
It is usually understood that they adopted the semiclassical way because no other way existed at that time.
Golubeva [42]: "We show that the quantum statistical mechanics (QSM) describing quantum and thermal properties of objects has only the sense of particular semiclassical approximation.
Edwin flips faultlessly from semiclassical to folk to country to rock, and manages not to sound the least bit self-conscious as he does it.
The first goal of this project is, therefore, to bridge these two philosophies and combine accurate ab initio electronic structure calculations with accurate quantum or semiclassical treatment of the nuclear dynamics.
Summary: Siddharth and Shivam will present a semiclassical concert with their father in September
It's not often that a show offers a combination of rock, metal, Native American rattles, ragtime and semiclassical music mixed with a historical documentary and dinner.
Besides such competitions where the youth have open invitation for exploring their hidden talent, the Carnival will also include Cultural Dances, Cultural Music, Pashto Mushaira and Urdu Mushaira and dance performances of the prominent artists on semiclassical and classical music will be organized.
This semiclassical operation is a combination of the quantum description of a particle motion and the classical description of the radiation field.
Clauser first established experimentally the discreteness of photons in 1974 by results that contradict the predictions by any classical or semiclassical theory.
Mathematical modeling through ab initio, density functional, and semiclassical approaches commonly applied to smaller molecular systems is presented, as well as the range of experimental thermal, optical, and electronic properties.
The proof relies on the fact that the weight function [MATHEMATICAL EXPRESSION NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII] is semiclassical.