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canon  Kánon  accompanied canon  al rovescio  caccia
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A contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts WordNet 3.0
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A contrapuntal piece of music in which a melody in one part is imitated exactly in other parts WordNet 3.0 & Open English WordNet
In music, a canon is a contrapuntal compositional technique that employs a melody with one or more imitations of the melody played after a given duration. Wikipedia
A type of composition Wikipedia Disambiguation
Contrapuntal form of music involving a self-harmonizing theme with imitations offset in time Wikidata
A piece of music in which the same melody is played by different voices, but beginning at different times; a round. Wiktionary
Piece of music. Wiktionary (translation)
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Pachelbel’s Canon has become very popular. Wiktionary