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fugato

[foo-gah-toh, fyoo-] /fuˈgɑ toʊ, fyu-/
noun, plural fugatos. Music.
1.
a section of a composition that is in fugal style but does not constitute a real fugue.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70; < Italian; see fugue, -ate1
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fugato

/fjʊˈɡɑːtəʊ/
adverb, adjective
1.
in the manner or style of a fugue
noun
2.
a movement, section, or piece in this style
Word Origin
C19: from Italian, from fugare to compose in the style of a fugue
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