polytone

noun
poly·​tone

Definition of polytone

: utterance characterized by varied tone or pitch — compare monotone

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History and Etymology for polytone

poly- + tone

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“Polytone.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/polytone. Accessed 17 Jan. 2022.

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