Definition of 'descant'
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A requiem was led by the violas and `cellos, with overtones from a choir of descant clarinets. PASSION IN THE PEAK (1977)An elderly woman, arms crossed, sang the descant, sad and haunting, of La Pampina d'aliva. THE GOLDEN LION (1977)
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Used Rarely. descant is in the lower 50% of commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Definition of descant from the Collins English Dictionary
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