Meaning of A CAPPELLA in English

A CAPPELLA

Variant: also a ca · pel · la

Pronunciation: ˌ ä-k ə - ' pe-l ə

Function: adverb or adjective

Etymology: Italian a cappella in chapel style

Date: circa 1864

: without instrumental accompaniment

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.