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spiritual in Music topic

spiritualspiritual2 noun [countable]  APMa religious song of the type sung originally by African-Americans
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spiritualOr the Morgan State University Choir singing spirituals?Believe it or not, he only had two or three songs he knew other than spirituals.If the personal is the spiritual, the spiritual is also the political.The spirituals ask no pity-for their words ride on the strongest of melodies, the melody of faith.