Definition of Harmonic. Meaning of Harmonic. Synonyms of Harmonic

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Definition of Harmonic

Harmonic
Harmonic Har*mon"ic, Harmonical Har*mon"ic*al, a. [L. harmonicus, Gr. ?; cf. F. harmonique. See Harmony.] 1. Concordant; musical; consonant; as, harmonic sounds. Harmonic twang! of leather, horn, and brass. --Pope. 2. (Mus.) Relating to harmony, -- as melodic relates to melody; harmonious; esp., relating to the accessory sounds or overtones which accompany the predominant and apparent single tone of any string or sonorous body. 3. (Math.) Having relations or properties bearing some resemblance to those of musical consonances; -- said of certain numbers, ratios, proportions, points, lines. motions, and the like. Harmonic interval (Mus.), the distance between two notes of a chord, or two consonant notes. Harmonical mean (Arith. & Alg.), certain relations of numbers and quantities, which bear an analogy to musical consonances. Harmonic motion,
Harmonic
Harmonic Har*mon"ic, n. (Mus.) A musical note produced by a number of vibrations which is a multiple of the number producing some other; an overtone. See Harmonics.

Meaning of Harmonic from wikipedia

- A harmonic is any member of the harmonic series. The term is emplo**** in various disciplines, including music, physics, acoustics, electronic power transmission...
- In mathematics, the harmonic mean (sometimes called the subcontrary mean) is one of several kinds of average, and in particular one of the Pythagorean...
- In cl****ical mechanics, a harmonic oscillator is a system that, when displaced from its equilibrium position, experiences a restoring force F proportional...
- In mathematics, the harmonic series is the divergent infinite series: ∑ n = 1 ∞ 1 n = 1 + 1 2 + 1 3 + 1 4 + 1 5 + ⋯ {\displaystyle \sum _{n=1}^{\infty...
- In mechanics and physics, simple harmonic motion is a special type of periodic motion or oscillation where the restoring force is directly proportional...
- A harmonic series is the sequence of sounds—pure tones, represented by sinusoidal waves—in which the frequency of each sound is an integer multiple of...
- The quantum harmonic oscillator is the quantum-mechanical analog of the cl****ical harmonic oscillator. Because an arbitrary potential can usually be approximated...
- three scale patterns – the natural minor scale (or Aeolian mode), the harmonic minor scale, and the melodic minor scale (ascending or descending) – rather...
- A string harmonic is a string instrument technique which uses the nodes of natural harmonics of a musical string to produce high pitched tones of varying...
- The total harmonic distortion (THD) is a measurement of the harmonic distortion present in a signal and is defined as the ratio of the sum of the powers...
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