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su·per·ton·ic

 (so͞o′pər-tŏn′ĭk)
n. Music
The second tone of a diatonic scale.
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supertonic

(ˌsuːpəˈtɒnɪk)
n
1. (Music, other) the second degree of a major or minor scale
2. (Music, other) a key or chord based on this
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su•per•ton•ic

(ˌsu pərˈtɒn ɪk)

n.
the second tone of an ascending diatonic scale.
[1800–10]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.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
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