Etymology: Middle English armonye < Old French armonie < Latin harmonia, harmÅnÄa < Greek á (joint, union, agreement, concord of sounds), related to á (joint, groove, slit), < Proto-Indo-European < ar- (to fit together).
- agreement or accord
- a pleasing combination of elements, or arrangement of sounds
- (music) the academic study of chords
- (music) two or more notes played simultaneously to produce a chord
- (music) the relationship between two distinct musical pitches (musical pitches being frequencies of vibration which produce audible sound) played simultaneously
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