voice part

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noun Music.

the melody or succession of tones for one of the voices or instruments in a harmonic or concerted composition.

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Origin of voice part

First recorded in 1865–70

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Examples from the Web for voice part

  • Surely, the voice-part in these classics is not without its need of elucidation.

    Style in Singing|W. E. Haslam


British Dictionary definitions for voice part

voice part

noun

a melodic line written for the voice
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