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English Dictionary: harmonical by the DICT Development Group
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) [wn]:
harmonical
adj
  1. involving or characterized by harmony [syn: consonant, harmonic, harmonical, harmonized, harmonised]
From Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913) [web1913]:
   Harmonic \Har*mon"ic\, Harmonical \Har*mon"ic*al\, a. [L.
      harmonicus, Gr. [?]; cf. F. harmonique. See {Harmony}.]
      1. Concordant; musical; consonant; as, harmonic sounds.
  
                     Harmonic twang! of leather, horn, and brass. --Pope.
  
      2. (Mus.) Relating to harmony, -- as melodic relates to
            melody; harmonious; esp., relating to the accessory sounds
            or overtones which accompany the predominant and apparent
            single tone of any string or sonorous body.
  
      3. (Math.) Having relations or properties bearing some
            resemblance to those of musical consonances; -- said of
            certain numbers, ratios, proportions, points, lines.
            motions, and the like.
  
      {Harmonic interval} (Mus.), the distance between two notes of
            a chord, or two consonant notes.
  
      {Harmonical mean} (Arith. & Alg.), certain relations of
            numbers and quantities, which bear an analogy to musical
            consonances.
  
      {Harmonic motion},
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