A-flat minor


Definition of A-flat minor

music : the minor key having a key signature of seven flats

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First Known Use of A-flat minor

1819, in the meaning defined above

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“A-flat minor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/A-flat%20minor. Accessed 22 Oct. 2020.

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