a chord much used in modern music, esp jazz and pop, consisting of a major triad with an added major seventh above the root Often shortened to major seventh Compare minor seventh chord
- Major sublingual duct
major sublingual duct n. The duct that drains the anterior portion of the sublingual gland. Also called Bartholin’s duct.
noun, Bridge. 1. hearts or spades, especially with reference to their higher point values. noun 1. (bridge) hearts or spades Compare minor suit
noun, Bridge, Whist. 1. the ace and queen of a suit held by one player.
noun, Logic. 1. See under (def 1). [sil-uh-jiz-uh m] /ˈsɪl əˌdʒɪz əm/ noun 1. Logic. an argument the conclusion of which is supported by two premises, of which one (major premise) contains the term (major term) that is the predicate of the conclusion, and the other (minor premise) contains the term (minor term) that is […]