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ripieno

[ri-pyey-noh; Italian ree-pye-naw] /rɪˈpyeɪ noʊ; Italian riˈpyɛ nɔ/
noun, plural ripienos; Italian, ripieni
[ree-pye-nee] /riˈpyɛ ni/ (Show IPA)
1.
tutti (defs 3, 4).
adjective
2.
tutti (def 2).
Origin
1715-1725
1715-25; < Italian: full
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British Dictionary definitions for ripieno

ripieno

/rɪˈpjɛnəʊ; Italian riˈpjeːno/
noun (pl) -ni (-niː), -nos
1.
(in baroque concertos and concerti grossi) the full orchestra, as opposed to the instrumental soloists Also called concerto Compare concertino (sense 1)
Word Origin
C18: from Italian: from ri-re- + pieno, from Latin plēnus full
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