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hypophrygian mode

[hahy-poh-frij-ee-uh n, hip-oh-, hahy-poh-, hip-oh-] /ˈhaɪ poʊˈfrɪdʒ 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 B to B, with the final on E.
Origin
translation of Greek hypophrýgia harmonía; see hypo-, phrygian mode
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