Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun One who writes or composes counterpoint.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun One skilled in the rules and practice of counterpoint.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun (Mus.) One skilled in counterpoint.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun music One skilled in counterpoint.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun a composer who specializes in counterpoint

Etymologies

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Italian contrappuntista.

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