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Related to supertonic: Leading note
The second tone of a diatonic scale.
1. (Music, other) the second degree of a major or minor scale
2. (Music, other) a key or chord based on this
su•per•ton•ic(ˌsu pərˈtɒn ɪk)
the second tone of an ascending diatonic scale.
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|Noun||1.||supertonic - (music) the second note of a diatonic scale|
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