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con moto

[kon moh-toh, kohn; Italian kawn maw-taw] /kɒn ˈmoʊ toʊ, koʊn; Italian kɔn ˈmɔ tɔ/
adverb
1.
with spirited drive; animatedly (used as a musical direction).
Origin
1890-1895
1890-95; < Italian: with animation
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British Dictionary definitions for con moto

con moto

/kɒn ˈməʊtəʊ/
adjective, adverb
1.
(music) (to be performed) in a brisk or lively manner
Word Origin
Italian, literally: with movement
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