HyperDic: monophonic

English > 2 senses of the word monophonic:
ADJECTIVEallmonophonic, mono, single-channeldesignating sound transmission or recording or reproduction over a single channel
allmonophonicconsisting of a single melodic line
monophonic > pronunciation
Soundsmaa.nahfaa'nihk
Rhymesacademic ... Zurich: 733 rhymes with ihk...
English > monophonic: 2 senses > adjective 1
MeaningDesignating sound transmission or recording or reproduction over a single channel.
Synonymsmono, single-channel
CategoryelectronicsThe branch of physics that deals with the emission and effects of electrons and with the use of electronic devices
Broadermonauralrelating to or having or hearing with only one ear
Spanishmono, monofónico
Catalanmono, monoaural, monofònic
English > monophonic: 2 senses > adjective 2
MeaningConsisting of a single melodic line.
CategorymusicAn artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
NarrowerhomophonicHaving a single melodic line with accompaniment
monodic, monodicalHaving a single vocal part
Oppositepolyphonic, contrapuntalHaving two or more independent but harmonically related melodic / melodic parts sounding together
Spanishmonofónico
Nounsmonophonymusic consisting of a single vocal part (usually with accompaniment)

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