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sforzando

/sfɔːˈtsɑːndəʊ/
adjective, adverb
1.
to be played with strong initial attack sf
noun
2.
a symbol, mark, etc, such as >, written above a note, indicating this
Word Origin
C19: from Italian, from sforzare to force, from ex-1 + forzare, from Vulgar Latin fortiāre (unattested) to force1
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