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descant  discant
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A decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody WordNet 3.0
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A decorative musical accompaniment (often improvised) added above a basic melody WordNet 3.0 & WordNet 2020
A descant, discant, or discantus is any of several different things in music, depending on the period in question; etymologically, the word means a voice above or removed from others. Wikipedia
Musical term with several meanings Wikidata
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