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EtymologyEdit

From Latin punctus contra punctum (“note against note”)

AdjectiveEdit

contrapuntal (comparative more contrapuntal, superlative most contrapuntal)

  1. Of or in counterpoint.
  2. (music) Of or relating to counterpoint.
  3. (music, of a piece of music) With two or more independent melodic lines.

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