fuguing tune

noun
variants: or

fuguing piece

or

fuging tune

less commonly

fuge tune

Definition of fuguing tune

  1. :  a hymn written in a style popular in England and the United States in the 18th and 19th centuries employing simple contrapuntal imitation in its middle section —called also fuge

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Origin and Etymology of fuguing tune

fuguing from gerund of 2fugue


First Known Use: 1855


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