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intone, entone
1. The action of intoning; the tone of voice used in intoning.
2. To sing the opening phrase of a plain-song melody at the beginning of a chant, canticle, etc., usually as a solo or semichorus.
3. To utter with a particular tone or intonation.
4. To utter tones, as in singing or speaking; "to make a slow protracted noise".
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