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har·mo·ny

(har'mō-nē),
Denoting, in a complex sound, a mathematic relationship among the frequencies of the fundamental tone and its overtones so that the frequencies of the overtones are whole number multiples or partials of the frequency of the fundamental tone; the resulting auditory effect has a musical or pleasant quality, as opposed to noise. See: noise.
[G., L. harmonia, agreement, articulation, fr. harmos, joint]

harmony

(hăr′mō-nē)
Agreement, balance, or compatibility.

functional occlusal harmony

Ideal occlusion of the teeth such that in all mandibular positions during chewing the teeth function efficiently and without trauma to supporting tissues.
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The free upgrade may placate recent purchasers of the Harmony Link but because of the short warranty, users who have owned the Harmony Link for as little as 91 days will still have to pay to upgrade to the Harmony Hub or be stuck with a device that no longer works.
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Beyond the five bridges lies a broad courtyard, overlooking the Gate of Supreme Harmony (Taihe Men).
For the more Coltrane relentlessly struggles to articulate the harmony his work is so manifestly engrossed with, the less his music can express contentment with the facile resolutions for which harmony too readily tends to settle.
The deployment of Harmony for APS, a comprehensive case management system delivered over the Internet using a Software as a Service (SaaS) model, will enable Los Angeles County to closely align Aging and APS programs by mapping participant data from Harmony for Aging to prevent duplicate data entry.
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