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(Classical Music) music a scale, such as a pentatonic scale, containing fewer than seven notes
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|Noun||1.||gapped scale - a musical scale with fewer than seven notes|
musical scale, scale - (music) a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave)
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