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- Pertaining to or consisting of an alleluia. [from 18th c.]
2004, Gregory W Woolfenden, Daily Liturgical Prayer, page 231:
- In de Officiis, Isidore described laudes as an alleluiatic chant.
1984, Giulio Cattin, Music of the Middle Ages, page 10:
- Evidence of the alleluiatic psalm is found as early as Tertullian (d. 220) and in the contemporary Apostolic Tradition of Hippolytus; as we have seen, it consisted of an acclamation (alleluia) after each verse chanted by a soloist.