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allargando

[ah-lahr-gahn-doh, -gan-; Italian ahl-lahr-gahn-daw] /ˌɑ lɑrˈgɑn doʊ, -ˈgæn-; Italian ˌɑl lɑrˈgɑn dɔ/
adjective, Music.
1.
becoming slower and broader.
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; < Italian: al to the + largando broadening. See large
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British Dictionary definitions for allargando

allargando

/ˌɑːlɑːˈɡændəʊ/
adjective, adverb
1.
(music) (to be performed) with increasing slowness
Word Origin
Italian, from allargare to make slow or broad
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