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Pronunciation: (plān'sông", -song"), Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/plainsong.html on line 71 [key]
n.
1. the unisonous vocal music used in the Christian church from the earliest times.
2. modal liturgical music; Gregorian chant.
3. a cantus firmus or theme chosen for contrapuntal development.
4. any simple and unadorned melody or air. Also,plain' song".Also called plainchant (for defs. 1, 2).

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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See also:
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/plainsong.html on line 134 plainsong (Thesaurus)
  • Strict Standards: Non-static method FenSites::linkTo() should not be called statically in /site/html/dictionary/plainsong.html on line 136 plainsong (Encyclopedia)

 

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