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Pronunciation : In"to*nate
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [L. intonatus, p. p. of intonare to thunder, resound.]
Definition : Defn: To thunder. [Obs.] Bailey.

i.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : In"to*nate
Part of Speech : v.
Etymology : [See Intone.]
Definition : 1. (Mus.)

Defn: To sound the tones of the musical scale; to practice the sol- fa.

2. To modulate the voice in a musical, sonorous, and measured manner, as in reading the liturgy; to intone.

i. [imp. & p. p. Intonated; p. pr. & vb. n. Intonating.]
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

Pronunciation : In"to*nate
Part of Speech : v.
Definition : Defn: To utter in a musical or sonorous manner; to chant; as, to intonate the liturgy.

t.
Source : Webster's Unabridged Dictionary, 1913

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