choral ADJECTIVE of, for, or sung by a choir or chorus.
DERIVATIVES chorally adverb.

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  • Chorally — Cho ral*ly, adv. In the manner of a chorus; adapted to be sung by a choir; in harmony. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • chorally — adverb by a chorus chorally accompanied • Derived from adjective: ↑choral …   Useful english dictionary

  • chorally — adverb see choral …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • chorally — See choral. * * * …   Universalium

  • chorally — adverb In a choral manner; as a choir …   Wiktionary

  • chorally — adv. in chorus …   English contemporary dictionary

  • chorally — cho·ral·ly …   English syllables

  • choral — chorally, adv. adj. /kawr euhl, kohr /; n. /keuh ral , kaw , koh , kawr euhl, kohr /, adj. 1. of a chorus or a choir: She heads our new choral society. 2. sung by, adapted for, or containing a chorus or a choir. n. 3. chorale. [1580 90; < ML… …   Universalium

  • choral music — ▪ vocal music Introduction       music sung by a choir with two or more voices assigned to each part. Choral music is necessarily polyphonal i.e., consisting of two or more autonomous vocal (vocal music) lines. It has a long history in European… …   Universalium

  • choral — adjective Etymology: French or Medieval Latin; French choral, from Medieval Latin choralis, from Latin chorus Date: 1587 1. of or relating to a chorus or choir < a choral group > 2. sung or designed for singing by a choir < a choral arrangement > …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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