- 1 1.1 countable/numerable (pick-me-up) tónico (masculine) 1.2 uncountable/no numerable tonic (water) (agua (f‡)) tónica (feminine), aguaquina (feminine (with masculine article in the singular)) (Venezuela)
- 2 countable/numerable [Music/Música] tónica (feminine)
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- 1 (invigorating) tonificante, tónicoMore example sentences
- The Chinese sometimes include zhu ling (they use the sclerotium rather than the fruiting body) as an ingredient in herbal tonic formulas.
- But it is neither a variation on one of the old iron supplements nor is it a food, although its adherents say it has tonic properties and you do apply it to the body.
- Digestive tonic properties and early experimental findings that its long-term use promotes the heart and vascular system are other feathers in the cap for this herb.
- 2 [Music/Música] [scale/chord] tónico tonic accent acento (masculine) tónicoMore example sentences
- At first, whirling scales and broken arpeggios scamper across the keyboard, hopefully tethered by tonic pedal notes in the bass.
- After an unusually long and chromatic development the recapitulation begins in the tonic minor.
- Indeed, the tonic D, which has held sway over much of the movement's main tonal and harmonic thrust, is thrown into some degree of crisis.