adverb see polyphonic

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  • polyphonically — adverb in a polyphonic manner polyphonically composed • Derived from adjective: ↑polyphonic * * * adverb see polyphonic …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyphonically — See polyphonic. * * * …   Universalium

  • polyphonically — adverb in a polyphonic manner; using polyphony …   Wiktionary

  • polyphonically — adv. in a polyphonic manner, in the manner of consisting of several harmonized melodies (Music) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • polyphonically — poly·phon·i·cal·ly …   English syllables

  • polyphonic — polyphonically, adv. /pol ee fon ik/, adj. 1. consisting of many voices or sounds. 2. Music. a. having two or more voices or parts, each with an independent melody, but all harmonizing; contrapuntal (opposed to homophonic). b. pertaining to music …   Universalium

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