chromatic


chromatic
chro|mat|ic [krəuˈmætık, krə- US krou-, krə-] adj
[Date: 1400-1500; : Greek; Origin: chromatikos, from chroma 'skin, color']
1.) technical related to a musical scale which consists of ↑semitones
a chromatic scale
chromatic harmonies
2.) formal related to bright colours

Dictionary of contemporary English. 2013.