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Definition of Dominant

Dominant
Dominant Dom"i*nant, n. (Mus.) The fifth tone of the scale; thus G is the dominant of C, A of D, and so on. Dominant chord (Mus.), the chord based upon the dominant.

Meaning of Dominant from wikipedia

- up domination or dominant in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Wikiquote has quotations related to Domination. Domination or dominant may refer to: World...
- gene on the other copy of the chromosome. The first variant is termed dominant and the second is called recessive. This state of having two different...
- music, the dominant scale is: Mixolydian mode Dominant scale may also refer to: Phrygian dominant scale Lydian dominant scale altered dominant scale (a...
- Dominant white (W) is a group of genetically related coat color alleles on the KIT gene of the horse, best known for producing an all-white coat, but also...
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- A dominant minority, also called elite dominance, is a minority group that has overwhelming political, economic, or cultural dominance in a country, despite...
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- In music theory, a dominant seventh chord, or major minor seventh chord, is a seventh chord, composed of a root, major third, perfect fifth, and minor...
- In music, the dominant is the fifth scale degree () of the diatonic scale. It is called the dominant because it is second in importance to the first scale...
- In color science, the dominant wavelength is a method of characterizing a color's hue. Along with purity, it makes up one half of the Helmholtz coordinates...