Phrygian tetrachord

noun

Definition of Phrygian tetrachord

: a descending tetrachord in Greek music consisting of a whole step and a half step followed by a whole step

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“Phrygian tetrachord.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Phrygian%20tetrachord. Accessed 4 Aug. 2021.

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