submediant

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sub·me·di·ant

 (sŭb-mē′dē-ənt)
n. Music
The sixth tone of a diatonic scale. Also called superdominant.

submediant

(sʌbˈmiːdɪənt) music
n
1. (Music, other) the sixth degree of a major or minor scale
2. (Music, other) a key or chord based on this
adj
(Music, other) of or relating to the submediant
Also (US and Canadian): superdominant

sub•me•di•ant

(sʌbˈmi di ənt)

n.
the sixth tone of an ascending diatonic scale.
[1800–10]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.submediant - (music) the sixth note of a major or minor scale (or the third below the tonic)
musical note, note, tone - a notation representing the pitch and duration of a musical sound; "the singer held the note too long"
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
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