Harmonic vs Fretted - What's the difference?

harmonic | fretted |

As adjectives the difference between harmonic and fretted

is that harmonic is harmonic (relating to harmony) while fretted is (music) (of a musical instrument ) having frets.

As a verb fretted is




Alternative forms

* harmonick (obsolete)


(en adjective)
  • pertaining to harmony
  • pleasant to hear; harmonious; melodious
  • * (rfdate) (Alexander Pope)
  • harmonic twang of leather, horn, and brass.
  • (mathematics) (used to characterize various mathematical entities or relationships supposed to bear some resemblance to musical consonance)
  • The harmonic polar line of an inflection point of a cubic curve is the component of the polar conic other than the tangent line.

    Derived terms

    (Derived terms) * harmonic addition theorem * harmonic analysis * harmonic brick * harmonic conjugate * harmonic conjugate function * harmonic coordinates * harmonic decomposition * harmonic divisor number * harmonic equation * harmonic expansion * harmonic form * harmonic function * harmonic-geometric mean * harmonic homology * harmonic logarithm * harmonic map * harmonic mean * harmonic mean index * harmonic number * harmonic parameter * harmonic progression * harmonic quadrilateral * harmonic range * harmonic ratio * harmonic segment * harmonic series * harmonic series of primes * harmonic system of points


    (en noun)
  • (physics) a component frequency of the signal of a wave that is an integer multiple of the fundamental frequency
  • Anagrams





  • (fret)
  • Adjective

  • (music) (of a musical instrument ) Having frets.
  • The dulcimer and sitar are fretted instruments.
  • decorated with fretwork