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threnody

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary English
Related topics: Music, Death
threnodythren‧o‧dy /ˈθrenədi/ noun (plural threnodies) [countable] 🔊 🔊 literaryAPMMX a funeral song or poem for someone who has died
Examples from the Corpus
threnodyBut inside the echo were sounds not quite their own-a kind of threnody, a weeping, something melodic and sad.
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