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{adj: a cappella} without musical accompaniment
"they sang an a cappella Mass"

{adv: a cappella} without musical accompaniment
"they performed a cappella"

{n: a cappella singing, a capella singing} singing without instrumental accompaniment

{n: doo-wop} a genre (usually a cappella) of Black vocal-harmony music of the 1950s that evolved in New York City from gospel singing; characterized by close four-part harmonies; the name derived from some of the nonsense syllables sung by the backup

{n: gospel, gospel singing} folk music consisting of a genre of a cappella music originating with Black slaves in the United States and featuring call and response; influential on the development of other genres of popular music (especially soul)

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