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octave
used in Black Like Me

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Definition
an interval of tones with the pitch at the high end being twice that at the low end — 8 notes on the familiar diatonic scale
  • He drove without speaking through a thunder-shower that crinkled the windshield and raised the hum of his tires an octave.

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