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For example, what does the △ mean in C△7?

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It's a major 7th! C△7 would be C, E, G, and B♮.

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Does that mean that it is the same as CM7? –  Sam Jul 9 '12 at 13:54
Yes, it has the same meaning as a M or maj. –  American Luke Jul 9 '12 at 14:04

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