major triad

noun

Definition of major triad

1 : a musical triad whose frequencies are in the proportions 4:5:6
2 : a musical triad consisting of a fundamental tone with its major third and perfect fifth

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“Major triad.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/major%20triad. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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