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POLYTONALITY

 Dictionary entry overview: What does polytonality mean? 

POLYTONALITY (noun)
  The noun POLYTONALITY has 1 sense:

1. music that uses two or more different keys at the same time

  Familiarity information: POLYTONALITY used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


POLYTONALITY (noun)


Sense 1polytonality [BACK TO TOP]

Meaning:

Music that uses two or more different keys at the same time

Classified under:

Nouns denoting communicative processes and contents

Synonyms:

polytonalism; polytonality

Hypernyms ("polytonality" is a kind of...):

music (an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner)


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