andamento

andamento

[an-duh-men-toh; Italian ahn-dah-men-taw]
noun, plural andamentos Italian, andamenta [an-duh-tah] . Music.
1.
an extended fugue subject.
2.
an episode in a fugue.

Origin:
< Italian, equivalent to anda(re) to walk (see andante) + -mento -ment

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