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Interval in melody or harmony in which there are 4 steps in the major or minor scale from one extreme to the other (incl. the bottom and top notes). Perfect 4th is the distance from C up to F or from G to C; a semitone more gives the augmented 4th (e.g. C up to F♯).

Subjects: Music.

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