harmonic series
noun
the series of harmonic tones making up a composite tone
also called harmonics
plural noun
harmonic series
noun
- Mathematics A series whose terms are in harmonic progression, especially the series 1 + ^{1}/_{2} + ^{1}/_{3} + ^{1}/_{4} + &ellipsis4;
- Music A series of tones consisting of a fundamental tone and the consecutive harmonics produced by it.
harmonic series
Noun
- (mathematics, analysis) The divergent series whose terms are reciprocals of successive natural numbers starting with 1. In symbols: .
- (music)