cantillate

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verb can·til·late \ ˈkan-tə-ˌlāt \

Definition of cantillate

cantillated; cantillating
transitive verb
:to recite with musical tones

cantillation

play \ˌkan-tə-ˈlā-shən\ noun

Origin and Etymology of cantillate

Latin cantilatus, past participle of cantilare to sing, perhaps from cantilena


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