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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.

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- 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...
- A dominant caste is one which preponderates numerically over other castes and also wields preponderant economic and political power. A large and powerful...
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- music, the dominant scale is: Mixolydian mode Dominant scale may also refer to: Phrygian dominant scale Lydian dominant scale altered dominant scale (a...