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antiphonal


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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antiphonal  \An*tiph"o*nal\,  a. 
  Of  or  pertaining  to  antiphony,  or  alternate  singing;  sung 
  alternately  by  a  divided  choir  or  opposite  choirs.  --Wheatly. 
  --  {An*tiph"o*nal*ly},  adv 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Antiphonal  \An*tiph"o*nal\,  n. 
  A  book  of  antiphons  or  anthems. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  antiphonal 
  adj  1:  (religion)  containing  or  using  responses  or  antiphons 
  recited  or  sung  in  alternation;  "responsive  reading"; 
  "antiphonal  liturgy"  [syn:  {responsive}] 
  2:  relating  to  or  resembling  an  antiphon  [syn:  {antiphonary}] 
  n  :  bound  collection  of  antiphons  [syn:  {antiphonary}] 




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