of or relating to counterpoint.
composed of two or more relatively independent melodies sounded together.
- con·tra·pun·tal·ly, adverb
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How to use contrapuntal in a sentence
Gilchrist is one of our most polished composers contrapuntally, but has been here in a very lyric mood.Contemporary American Composers | Rupert Hughes
British Dictionary definitions for contrapuntal
music characterized by counterpoint
- contrapuntally, adverb
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