cantorial

[ kan-tawr-ee-uh l, -tohr- ]
/ kænˈtɔr i əl, -ˈtoʊr- /

adjective

of or relating to a cantor.

Nearby words

  1. cantor,
  2. cantor set,
  3. cantor's paradox,
  4. cantor, eddie,
  5. cantor, georg,
  6. cantoris,
  7. cantrip,
  8. cantuar.,
  9. cantus,
  10. cantus firmus

Origin of cantorial

First recorded in 1785–95; cantor + -ial

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British Dictionary definitions for cantorial

cantorial

/ (kænˈtɔːrɪəl) /

adjective

of or relating to a precentor
(of part of a choir) on the same side of a cathedral, etc, as the precentor; on the N side of the choirCompare decanal
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