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[het-uh-rof-uh-nee] /ˌhɛt əˈrɒf ə ni/

noun, Music.
the simultaneous performance of the same melodic line, with slight individual variations, by two or more performers.
the simultaneous performance of different versions of the same melody by different voices or instruments


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