- having the same sound.
- Music. having one part or melody predominating (opposed to polyphonic).
Origin of homophonic
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These tendencies are designated by the terms Homophonic and Polyphonic.Music: An Art and a Language
Walter Raymond Spalding
- of or relating to homophony
- of or relating to music in which the parts move together rather than independently
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