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  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Intonate  \In"to*nate\,  v.  i.  [imp.  &  p.  p.  {Intonated};  p.  pr  & 
  vb  n.  {Intonating}.]  [See  {Intone}.] 
  1.  (Mus.)  To  sound  the  tones  of  the  musical  scale;  to 
  practice  the  sol-fa. 
 
  2.  To  modulate  the  voice  in  a  musical,  sonorous,  and  measured 
  manner,  as  in  reading  the  liturgy;  to  intone. 




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