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  • Llew’s a wonder bassist – fellates pure women of iron I mate – yet a minor, if one mower upset all efts, is sabred now as well.
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Definition of the noun A Minor

What does A Minor mean as a name of something?


  1. [music] The minor key with A as its tonic.
  2. [music] The minor chord with a root of A.


A minor is a minor scale based on A, consisting of the pitches A, B, C, D, E, F, and G. The harmonic minor scale raises the G to G♯. Its key signature has no flats or sharps.

  • also known as A-Moll, A mineur, A小調

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Google previewArc Routing (2000)

Theory, Solutions, and Applications by Moshe Dror

adjustment is called a minor route adjustment. If the existing routes are not maintained and new routes formed , then this route adjustment is called a major route adjustment.

Google previewInteger Programming and Combinatorial Optimization (2014)

17th International Conference, IPCO 2014, Bonn, Germany, June 23-25, 2014, Proceedings by Jon Lee, Jens Vygen

is called a minor of C and is denoted C \ Ed/Ec. E( C) Given edge-capacities w∈ Z + consider the linear program (P) ⎧ ⎨ ⎩ min ∑ ( wexe ...

Google previewGuitar for Students (USC) (2010)


the distance or interval is called a minor 2nd. For example, the notes B and C are a half step apart and the distance or interval between the two notes ...

Google previewKey Concepts in Law (2010)

by Ian McLeod

Minor A minor is a person under the age of 18. To put it another way, 18 is now the age of majority. (Before the Family Law Reform Act 1969, the age of majority was 21 and a person under that age was known as an infant. The word infant will, ...

Google previewQ&A Contract Law 2009-2010 (2009)

by Richard Stone

A minor is a person under the age.

Google previewMathematics and Music (2013)

Composition, Perception, and Performance by James S. Walker, Gary W. Don

The interval between G4 and B4 is called a major third, while the interval between D4 and F4 is called a minor third. In Figure 3.2, we show the classification of intervals according to whether they are major or minor. Notice that the intervals of ...

Google previewTake Command of Your Writing (1998)

by Jill Meryl Levy

A minor is a person under legal age.

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Review for the NCLEX-PN® Examination (2012)

by Linda Anne Silvestri

A minor is a client under legal age as defined by state statute (usually younger than 18 years). A minor may not give legal consent, and consent must be obtained from a parent or the legal guardian. 3. Parental or guardian consent should be ...

Google previewThe popular encyclopedia; or, 'Conversations Lexicon': [ed. by A. Whitelaw from the Encyclopedia Americana]. (1846)

by Alexander Whitelaw

The leading note, or sharp seventh, is always a minor third above the X dominant ; and therefore, when it occurs in the minor mode, it must be preceded by an accidental sharp, or natural. The mediant is either a major or minor third to the tonic, ...

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Every critic in the town
Runs the minor poet down;
Every critic--don't you know it?
Is himself a minor poet. (Robert Fuller Murray)
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