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Chromatic

Chro`mat´ic
a.1.Relating to color, or to colors.
2.(Mus.) Proceeding by the smaller intervals (half steps or semitones) of the scale, instead of the regular intervals of the diatonic scale.
Chromatic aberration
(Opt.) See Aberration, 4.
Chromatic printing
printing from type or blocks covered with inks of various colors.
Chromatic scale
(Mus.) the scale consisting of thirteen tones, including the eight scale tones and the five intermediate tones.
Adj.1.chromatic - able to refract light without spectral color separation; "chromatic lens"
2.chromatic - based on a scale consisting of 12 semitones; "a chromatic scale"
Antonyms:
diatonic - based on the standard major or minor scales consisting of 5 tones and 2 semitones without modulation by accidentals
3.chromatic - being or having or characterized by hue
Antonyms:
achromatic - having no hue
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