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Noun: melody  me-lu-dee
  1. A succession of notes forming a distinctive sequence
    "she was humming a melody from Beethoven";
    - tune, air, strain, melodic line, line, melodic phrase
     
  2. The perception of pleasant arrangements of musical notes
    - tonal pattern

Derived forms: melodies

Type of: music, musical perception

Encyclopedia: Melody, Fidelity, Quantity