augmented interval

augmented interval [ôg ment′id]
n.
Music an interval that is a half step greater than the corresponding major or perfect interval

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  • Augmented interval — Interval In ter*val, n. [L. intervallum; inter between + vallum a wall: cf. F. intervalle. See {Wall}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A space between things; a void space intervening between any two objects; as, an interval between two houses or hills. [1913 …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • augmented interval — [ôg ment′id] n. Music an interval that is a half step greater than the corresponding major or perfect interval …   English World dictionary

  • augmented interval — noun : an interval in music greater by one half step than a major or perfect interval or greater by two half steps than a minor interval …   Useful english dictionary

  • Interval — In ter*val, n. [L. intervallum; inter between + vallum a wall: cf. F. intervalle. See {Wall}.] [1913 Webster] 1. A space between things; a void space intervening between any two objects; as, an interval between two houses or hills. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Interval (music) — For the album by See You Next Tuesday, see Intervals (album). Melodic and harmonic intervals.   …   Wikipedia

  • interval — intervalic, intervallic /in teuhr val ik/, adj. /in teuhr veuhl/, n. 1. an intervening period of time: an interval of 50 years. 2. a period of temporary cessation; pause: intervals between the volleys of gunfire. 3. a space between things, points …   Universalium

  • Augmented chord — Infobox Chord| chord name=augmented triad first interval=root second interval=major third third interval=augmented fifth In general, an augmented chord Audio|Augmented triad on Bb.mid|Play is any chord which contains an augmented interval. An… …   Wikipedia

  • Augmented unison — Inverse Diminished octave Name Other names Chromatic semitone Abbreviation Size Semitones …   Wikipedia

  • Augmented sixth chord — The interval of an augmented sixth normally resolves outwards by semitone to an octave.  Play (help·info) …   Wikipedia

  • Augmented fifth — Infobox Interval main interval name = augmented fifth inverse = diminished fourth complement = diminished fourth other names = abbreviation = ? semitones = 8 interval class = 4 just interval = 25:16| cents equal temperament = 800 cents just… …   Wikipedia

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