Meaning of “polyphony” in the English Dictionary

"polyphony" in British English

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polyphonynoun [ U ]

uk /pəˈlɪf.ən.i/ us /pəˈlɪf.ən.i/ specialized
polyphonic
adjective uk /ˌpɒl.iˈfɒn.ɪk/ us /ˌpɑː.liˈfɑː.nɪk/ specialized

polyphonic ringtones
a 32-voice polyphonic synthesizer

(Definition of “polyphony” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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