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monophony

[muh-nof-uh-nee]
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noun, plural mo·noph·o·nies.
  1. a musical style employing a single melodic line without accompaniment.
  2. monody(def 3a).
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Origin of monophony

First recorded in 1885–90; mono- + -phony
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