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Definition of chromatic adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

 

chromatic

 adjective
adjective
NAmE//kroʊˈmæt̮ɪk//
 
, NAmE//krəˈmæt̮ɪk//
 
(music)
 
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of thechromatic scale, a series of musical notes that rise and fall in half tones compare diatonic
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: chromatic