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English definition of “polyphony”


noun [U]     /pəˈlɪf.ən.i/ specialized
music in which several different tunes are played or sung at the same time Types of music polyphonic     /ˌpɒl.ɪˈfɒn.ɪk/ US  /ˌpɑː.lɪˈfɑː.nɪk/ adjective specialized polyphonic ringtones a 32-voice polyphonic synthesizer Types of music
(Definition of polyphony noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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