canorous

canorous

[kuh-nawr-uhs, -nohr-]
adjective
melodious; musical.

Origin:
1640–50; < Latin canōrus, equivalent to canōr- (stem of canor song, equivalent to can(ere) to sing + -or -or1) + -us -ous

canorously, adverb
canorousness, noun
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canorous (kəˈnɔːrəs)
 
adj
rare tuneful; melodious
 
[C17: from Latin canōrus, from canere to sing]
 
ca'norously
 
adv
 
ca'norousness
 
n

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