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English definition of “contrapuntal”

contrapuntal

adjective     /ˌkɒn.trəˈpʌn.təl/ US  /ˌkɑːn.trəˈpʌn.t̬əl/ specialized
describes music in which two or more separate tunes happen at the same timeTechnical music terms
(Definition of contrapuntal adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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