/keuhn tral"toh/, n., pl. contraltos, adj. Music.n.1. the lowest female voice or voice part, intermediate between soprano and tenor.2. the alto, or highest male voice or voice part.3. a singer with a contralto voice.adj.4. pertaining to the contralto voice or its compass.
* * *in vocal music, the second-highest voice in four-part music, also called alto (q.v.).
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