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- n. The intonation of a sentence, codified by marks which are read as sequences of musical pitches.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A chanting; recitation or reading with musical modulations.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. A chanting, intoning, or recitation in a half-singing style: especially used in Jewish synagogues. Also spelled cantilation.
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- n. liturgical chanting
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