Dictionary.com me·lod·ic /məˈlɒdɪk/ Show Spelled [muh-lod-ik] Show IPA –adjective 1. melodious. 2. of or pertaining to melody, as distinguished from harmony and rhythm. Quotation by John Kouwenhoven "The structure of a jazz performance is, like that of the New York skyline, a tension of cross-purposes. In jazz at its characteristic best, each player seems to be—and has the sense of being—on his own. Each goes his own way Read more on Last.fm.