harmonic minor scale
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- (music) a type of minor scale with the 3rd and 6th notes lowered by one semitone, with the interval pattern:
- tone - semitone - tone - tone - semitone - augmented second - semitone.
- Starting on the note C, this produces a scale with the notes C, D, E♭, F, G, A♭, B, C.