When text is set so that there are many notes for every syllable of text (like on the "Gloria" from the Christmas carol "Gloria in excelsis deo"), the text setting is said to be

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    melismatic.
    programmatic.
    syllabic.
    neumatic.
asked Oct 2, 2012 in Music by anonymous
    

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melismatic.
answered Oct 5, 2012 by LaMusica ~Expert~ (2,890 points)

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