Derived forms of diaphonydiaphonic (ˌdaɪəˈfɒnɪk), adjective
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How to use diaphony in a sentence
This question appears to have led to the practice of what Hucbald called "diaphony."
He called his system an “organum” or “diaphony,” and to sing according to his rules was called to “organize” or “organate.”Critical & Historical Essays|Edward MacDowell
He mentions organum and diaphony, and remarks that he finds the succession of fifths and fourths very tiresome.