Lizet Elaine (simplyn2deep) wrote in 1_million_words,
Lizet Elaine
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Word of the Day 01/09/15 Rallentando

Rallentando (adjective)
rallentando [rah-luh n-tahn-doh; Italian rahl-len-tahn-daw]


adjective
1. slackening; becoming slower (used as a musical direction).

Origin: 1805-15; < Italian, gerund of rallentare to slow down; see lento

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