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amoroso

[ah-muh-roh-soh; Spanish ah-maw-raw-saw] /ˌɑ məˈroʊ soʊ; Spanish ˌɑ mɔˈrɔ sɔ/
noun
1.
a medium dry sherry of Spain.
Origin
1610-1620
1610-20; < Spanish: amorous
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amoroso

/ˌæməˈrəʊsəʊ/
adjective, adverb
1.
(music) (to be played) lovingly
noun
2.
a rich sweetened sherry of a dark colour
Word Origin
from Italian and Spanish: amorous
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