Example sentences for: diatonic

How can you use “diatonic” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • And Bob Fink, a Canadian musicologist, thinks the hole spacing proves that the bone-flute was "inescapably diatonic," suggesting that the eight-tone "Western scale" may be much older than we thought.

  • Each of the sixty-two Heath Robinsons—Rube Goldbergs to you Americans—here illustrated conceals a miniature harmonica (diatonic and with the range of a full octave).

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