Associations to the word «Cantor»

Wiktionary

CANTOR, noun. Singer, especially someone who takes a special role of singing or song leading at a ceremony
CANTOR SET, noun. (analysis) (topology) A subset of an interval formed by recursively removing a interval in the middle of every connected component of the set.
CANTOR SETS, noun. Plural of Cantor set

Dictionary definition

CANTOR, noun. The musical director of a choir.
CANTOR, noun. The official of a synagogue who conducts the liturgical part of the service and sings or chants the prayers intended to be performed as solos.

Wise words

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