melologue

noun mel·o·logue \ˈmeləˌlȯg also -läg\

Definition of melologue

plural

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  1. 1 :  vocal and instrumental music interspersed with spoken declamation — compare melodrama 1

  2. 2 :  a spoken declamation with musical accompaniment

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Origin and Etymology of melologue

1melo- + -logue


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