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Definitions of diatonic:

part of speech: adjective

Proceeding by tones, as the natural scale in music.

part of speech: adjective

In music, in the ordinary scale; by tones and semitones.

part of speech: adjective

Designating the regular tones of a key or scale in music.

part of speech: adverb


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In the R. Cath. Ch., a small crucifix, or a crucifix engraved on a plate, which used to be kissed by the priest and deacon, and passed on to the people in succession before leaving church; kiss of peace. ...

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