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Definition of twelve-note adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

twelve-note

 adjective
adjective
BrE
 
; NAmE
 
(also dodecaphonic, twelve-tone) [only before noun] (music)
 
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used to describe a system of music which uses the twelve notes in the scale equally rather than using a particular key
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: twelve-note