Are the tags below duplicated?

If so, should one of them be removed and/or become a synonym for the other?

If not, should we modify the description to highlight the differences?

(52 questions, 9 this year): The shifting of a melody, a harmonic progression or an entire musical piece to another key, while maintaining the same tone structure, i.e. the same succession of whole tones and semitones and remainiā€¦

(7 questions, 3 this year): To transpose a fragment of music means to shift it into another key, maintaining the same intervals between the notes.

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I've merged the latter into the former (after untagging one that wasn't relevant). Good catch!

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