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a capriccio

[ah kuh-pree-chee-oh; Italian ah kah-preet-chaw] /ˌɑ kəˈpri tʃiˌoʊ; Italian ˌɑ kɑˈprit tʃɔ/
adverb, Music.
1.
at whatever tempo or with whatever expression the performer wishes.
Origin
< Italian: according to caprice
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