polyphonous
adjective see polyphonic

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Polyphonous — Po*lyph o*nous, a. Same as {Polyphonic}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • polyphonous — See polyphony. * * * …   Universalium

  • polyphonous — po·lyph·o·nous …   English syllables

  • polyphonous — adjective of or relating to or characterized by polyphony polyphonic traditions of the baroque • Syn: ↑polyphonic • Pertains to noun: ↑polyphony, ↑polyphony (for: ↑polyphonic) …   Useful english dictionary

  • polyphony — polyphonous, adj. polyphonously, adv. /peuh lif euh nee/, n. 1. Music. polyphonic composition; counterpoint. 2. Phonet. representation of different sounds by the same letter or symbol. [1820 30; < Gk polyphonía variety of tones. See POLY , PHONY] …   Universalium

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  • polyphonic — or polyphonous adjective Date: 1782 1. of, relating to, or marked by polyphony 2. being a polyphone • polyphonically or polyphonously adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • polyphonously — See polyphonous. * * * …   Universalium

  • Amraphel — • King of Sennaar (Shinar), or Babylonia Catholic Encyclopedia. Kevin Knight. 2006. Amraphel     Amraphel     † …   Catholic encyclopedia

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