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hypomixolydian mode

[hahy-poh-mik-suh-lid-ee-uh n, hip-oh-, hahy-poh-, hip-oh-] /ˈhaɪ poʊˌmɪk səˈlɪd 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 D to D, with the final on G.
Origin
1895-1900
1895-1900; hypo- + mixolydian mode
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