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

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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 Aug. 2021.

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