major scale

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a diatonic scale with notes separated by whole tones except for the 3rd and 4th and 7th and 8th

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The investment would see the first major scale car manufacturer setting up in Wales - and would be a huge boost to the economy's automotive sector.
Beach litter is more than just an eyesore, it is a problem on a major scale, costing local authorities in the UK and ultimately the taxpayer, an estimated pounds 14.
I'm relieved things are moving in the right direction as we would rather not cause disruption on such a major scale across the country.
Rupert was told the group was waiting for the Provos to start decommissioning on a major scale before launching their new campaign.
The city centre has been open to shoppers on a major scale since October last year.
In our view, Foster Grant has major scale advantages with high market share in nonprescription reading glasses and popular-priced sunglasses," Miller said.
As one of the top five venues in the world, The SSE Hydro is a fitting location to host the star-studded ceremony and strengthens our city s reputation for delivering world-class events on a major scale.
Since the B major scale is traditionally fingered this way, he recommends that the C major scale should follow the same fingering.
The exhibition will feature 96 model railway layouts; more than 150 specialist trade stands; most major scale and gauge societies; and a full-size centrepiece locomotive display.
Starting with a single animated holiday doll that she bought 13 years ago, Dee Leiker soon became a collector of holiday dolls, miniature scenery, ornaments and trinkets on a major scale.
Surpassing the 100 million searchable specs threshold is a major scale achievement for GlobalSpec, one that continues to differentiate us from the competition," said Jeffrey M.
Project Description : The first bilateral programme of major scale of the Luxembourg Cooperation in the field of microfinance, project AFR/017, is supporting the Central Bank of West African States (BCEAO) in implementing the microfinance component of the regional economic programme of the West African Economic and Monetary Union (UEMOA).
Some of these elements include "exploring the major scale," "modal play," "rootless melodic formations" and "hocketing.
Producing artwork of a major scale in such a short time period has been an excellent experience for the students," said lecturer Jon Leftley.
The Victorian age signalled the arrival of organised sport on a major scale as the muscular Christianity ethic practised in England's public schools was spread into the outside world by ex-pupils.