• Definition for "cantus"
    • A melody or tune, particularly ecclesiastical.
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cantus definition

  • noun:
    • A melody or tune, particularly ecclesiastical.
    • the main vocals.
    • A song or melody; particularly, an ecclesiastical melody or form of songs.
    • Plain-song in particular.
    • A musical rendering of a liturgy, as contrasted with mere reading.
    • A melody or tune, especially ecclesiastical.
    • the key vocals.
    • A song or melody; especially, an ecclesiastical melody or model of songs.
    • Plain-song in particular.
    • A musical rendering of a liturgy, as compared with simple reading.
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