processional march

noun
a march to be played for processions
Syn: ↑recessional march
Hypernyms: ↑marching music, ↑march
Hyponyms: ↑funeral march, ↑dead march, ↑wedding march

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  • processional — pro•ces•sion•al [[t]prəˈsɛʃ ə nl[/t]] adj. 1) of or pertaining to a procession 2) of the nature of a procession 3) used in processions 4) sung or played during a procession, as a hymn 5) mad a piece of music, as a hymn or slow march, suitable for …   From formal English to slang

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  • dead march — noun a slow march to be played for funeral processions • Syn: ↑funeral march • Hypernyms: ↑processional march, ↑recessional march * * * ˈ ̷ ̷| ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: dead ( …   Useful english dictionary

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