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chromatic (not comparable)
- Relating to or characterised by hue.
- Having the capacity to separate spectral colours by refraction.
- (music) Related to or using notes not belonging to the diatonic scale of the key in which a passage is written.
Terms derived from chromatic
characterised by hue
music: regarding all twelve traditional Western pitch classes, regardless of temperament or intonation