antiphonic definition

  • adjective:
    • obtaining the presence of an antiphon between two choirs with a call and an answer in tune or in chant, often in the form of a hymn or a psalm.
    • Antiphonal.
    • Having the presence of an antiphon between two choirs with a call and a reply in track or in chant, typically in the form of a hymn or a psalm.
    • Antiphonal.
  • others:
    • with respect to or marked by antiphony.
    • In ancient Greek music, of or regarding the period of an octave: against *paraphonic.
    • related to or marked by antiphony.
    • In ancient greek language songs, of or regarding the period of an octave: in opposition to *paraphonic.

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