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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having two or more independent but harmonically related melodic parts sounding together;

Usage examples (38)
  • polyphonic traditions of the baroque
  • polyphonic letters such as `a'
  • I institute quite early what I call polyphonic technic -- one hand doing a different movement or touch from the other.
  • The specialization here is mostly in polyphonic choral music, and, looking through their repertoire, it is dovetails our own pretty closely. for more
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