Anglican chant

noun

Definition of Anglican chant

: the body of simple harmonized formulas traditionally used for singing unmetrical texts (such as the Psalms and canticles) in the Anglican Church

First Known Use of Anglican chant

1840, in the meaning defined above

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“Anglican chant.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Anglican%20chant. Accessed 4 Oct. 2022.

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