employing variations in pitch to distinguish meanings of otherwise similar words
"Chinese is a tonal language"
having tonality; i.e. tones and chords organized in relation to one tone such as a keynote or tonic
of or relating to tones or tonality
employing tones that have a predictable relationship to some tonic
employing differences in pitch to distinguish differences in the meaning of otherwise similar words
Tonal is a concept within the study of Mesoamerican religion, myth, folklore and anthropology. It refers to the belief found in many indigenous Mesoamerican cultures that a person upon being born acquires a close spiritual link to an animal, a link that lasts throughout the lives of both creatures. It is in this way similar to the concept of Totem.
The numerical value of tonal in Chaldean Numerology is: 2
The numerical value of tonal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8
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Once Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg got going, that tonal quality that's so familiar and immediately recognizable, it just happened, i think Kristen Stewart and Jesse Eisenberg kind of nailed it.
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