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hypolydian mode

[hahy-poh-lid-ee-uh n, hip-oh-, hahy-poh-, hip-oh-] /ˈhaɪ poʊˈlɪd i ən, ˈhɪp oʊ-, ˌhaɪ poʊ-, ˌhɪp oʊ-/
noun, Music.
1.
a plagal church mode represented on the white keys of a keyboard instrument by an ascending scale from C to C, with the final on F.
Origin
1835-1845
1835-45; translation of Greek hypolýdios tónos; see hypo-, Lydian mode
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