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chromatic

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Etymology

From Ancient Greek χρομα (khroma), color).

Adjective

chromatic (not comparable)

Positive
chromatic

Comparative
not comparable

Superlative
none (absolute)

  1. Relating to or characterised by hue.
  2. Having the capacity to refract colours without separating spectral colors.
  3. (music) Regarding all twelve traditional Western pitch classes, regardless of temperament or intonation; Regarding entire sets of alternative pitch class systems.

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