Definition of decani in English:

decani

Line breaks: de¦cani
Pronunciation: /dɪˈkeɪnʌɪ/

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noun

The section of a church or cathedral choir conventionally placed on the south side and taking the first or higher part in antiphonal singing. The opposite of cantoris.

Origin

mid 18th century: from Latin, literally 'of the dean' (see dean1).

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