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lentando

[len-tahn-doh; Italian len-tahn-daw] /lɛnˈtɑn doʊ; Italian lɛnˈtɑn dɔ/
adjective, Music.
1.
becoming slower.
Origin
1850-1855
1850-55; < Italian, present participle of lentare to make slow; see lento
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