Etymology
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antiphonal (adj.)

"marked by responsive singing," 1719, from antiphon + -al. Related: Antiphonally.

updated on January 25, 2017

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Definitions of antiphonal from WordNet
1
antiphonal (adj.)
containing or using responses; alternating;
antiphonal laughter
Synonyms: responsive
antiphonal (adj.)
relating to or resembling an antiphon or antiphony;
Synonyms: antiphonary
2
antiphonal (n.)
bound collection of antiphons;
Synonyms: antiphonary
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