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Overtone

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Music
A musical tone which is a part of the harmonic series above a fundamental note, and may be heard with it.
Physics
A component of any oscillation whose frequency is an integral multiple of the fundamental frequency.
Language & Thought
A subtle or subsidiary quality, implication, or connotation.
Colour
The colour of the light reflected from another coloured surface such as a brightly painted wall.
Design
A highlight or secondary colour used to draw attention to the primary component of a design.
Company
A company that builds websites, creates beautiful digital experiences and provides all the technical support, required to help its clients achieve their business goals.

Overtone :: Synonyms


Connotation, hidden meaning, secondary meaning, implication, association, undercurrent, undertone, echo, vibrations, hint, suggestion, insinuation, intimation, flavour, colouring, smack, suspicion, feeling, aura, atmosphere, nuance, trace, murmur, touch, vein

Overtone :: Origin


Mid 19th century: from over- + tone, suggested by German Oberton.

Overtone :: Pronunciation


overtone/ˈəʊvətəʊn/