• Definition for "canticum"
    • In the ancient Roman crisis, any passage sung…
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canticum definition

  • noun:
    • In the ancient Roman crisis, any passage sung because of the stars; especially, in comedy, a solo followed closely by dance and songs.
    • [LL.] A canticle.
    • inside old Roman drama, any passage sung because of the actors; specifically, in comedy, a solo followed closely by dance and music.
    • [LL.] A canticle.
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