con•tral•toPronunciation: (kun-tral'tō), [key]
—n., pl. -tos,
the lowest female voice or voice part, intermediate between soprano and tenor.
the alto, or highest male voice or voice part.
a singer with a contralto voice.
pertaining to the contralto voice or its compass.
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