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con sordino

[kon sawr-dee-noh, kohn; Italian kawn sawr-dee-naw] /kɒn sɔrˈdi noʊ, koʊn; Italian kɔn sɔrˈdi nɔ/
adverb
1.
with the mute (used as a direction in music to a string player).
Origin of con sordino
1815-1825
1815-25; < Italian; see sordino
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con sordino

adverb
1.
(music) See sordino (sense 3)
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