Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. An equal sounding; the consonance of the unison and its octaves.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. An equal sounding; the consonance of the unison and its octaves.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In ancient and medieval music, such consonance as that of the unison, the octave, or the double octave.

Etymologies

equi- + Latin sonans, present participle of sonare to sound: compare French équisonnance. See sonant. (Wiktionary)

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