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mon·au·ral

(mon-aw'răl),
Pertaining to one ear.
[mono- + L. auris, ear]

monaural

/mon·au·ral/ (mon-aw´ral) pertaining to one ear.

monaural

(mŏn-ôr′əl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or designating sound reception by one ear.
2. Electronics Monophonic.

mon·au′ral·ly adv.

monaural

[monôr′əl]
Etymology: Gk, monos, single; L, auris, ear
pertaining to one ear.

mon·au·ral

(mon-aw'răl)
Pertaining to one ear.
[mono- + L. auris, ear]
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On the other hand, the front sheets of prints comprising monophonic songs were far less uniform.
Like all traditional Amish music, these songs are monophonic, that is, one melodic line without accompaniment.
The corpus edited here is largely monophonic and syllabic, with some pieces for two and three voices, plus a six-part song, the famous English canon Sumer is icumm in with its Latin counterpart Perspice Christicola (marked as songs 85a and 85b, respectively; pp.
The duet with Mary Jacobi was a point of emphasis in the play and a departure from monophonic singing.
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The "Medieval" phase starts with the invention of the lute (most likely based on the Arabic 'ud) in Spain in the mid-thirteenth century and ends with the declining use of the medieval monophonic ensemble style in the late fifteenth century.
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Another innovative feature of this new device is a monophonic recorder that employs an internal microphone, which provides 20 minutes of recording time for song ideas or practice playback.
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