What does serial music mean?

serial music in AZ Dictionary

(n) music, specifically from 20th century, by which themes are based on a certain purchase of records of an equal-tempered scale
(n) twentieth century songs that makes use of a certain order of records as a thematic foundation for a musical structure

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  • Synonym for "serial%20music"
    • serialism
  • Hyponym for "serial%20music"
    • 12-tone system, twelve-tone music, 12-tone music, twelve-tone system
  • Hypernym for "serial%20music"
    • music
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