concentus

noun
con·​cen·​tus | \ kənˈsentəs, kän- \
plural concentus

Definition of concentus

: the part of a church service (as that in which hymns or psalms are sung) that is sung by the whole choir contrasted with accentus

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History and Etymology for concentus

Latin, harmony

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“Concentus.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/concentus. Accessed 25 Sep. 2021.

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