RELATIVE PITCH By N., Pam M.S. - April 28, 2013 Capability of identifying a pitch of sound correctly by using internal references to pitch. Compare with: absolute pitch. RELATIVE PITCH: "She was very good at determining relative pitch." Related Psychology Terms PITCH PITCH DISCRIMINATION MUSICAL INTERVAL VIRTUAL PITCH AUDITORY ATTRIBUTES TONOMETER ABSOLUTE-JUDGMENT METHOD BINAURAL AVERAGE ABSOLUTE DEVIATION ACOUSTIC ENVIRONMENTS Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "RELATIVE PITCH," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 28, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/relative-pitch/ (accessed January 19, 2020).