major mode

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a key whose harmony is based on the major scale


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Conversely, though there is a clear need to eliminate all unsafe injections, epidemiological evidence indicates that sexual transmission continues to be by far the major mode of spread of HIV-1 in the region.
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It's undeniable the symphony progresses from the minor to the major mode, but Tate's meticulous treatment acknowledged both poles.
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He, Martin and Jamie are made to clean the Vic toilets by a Frank in full sergeant major mode.
Major mode uses the two upper spines, the central and overtonal (including F# for stepping outside); minor uses the two lower, the central and reciprocal (including B[b flat] for stepping outside).
Bicycles are the major mode of transportation except for military buses and shuttles which are used mainly to deliver groceries from the supermarket.
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This project should identify new HP functions and highlight them as part of a major mode of signal transduction in the developing and mature CNS.
While a half-dozen tunes sound in the major mode and another handful are in Mixolydian or Dorian, most are pentatonic, usually in the common form consisting of the major mode minus the fourth and seventh degrees.
The role of rail is recognized in the plan as a major mode of transport carrying an increasing share of inter-regional freight.
A creative illustration of emotional depth was achieved by playing the trio of the third movement in major mode as a kind of bland contrast to Mozart's unexpected turn to the minor mode for the trio.
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