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al·lar·gan·do  audio  (älär-gänd) KEY 

ADVERB:
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ADJECTIVE:
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In a gradually broadening style and slowing tempo. Used chiefly as a direction.

ETYMOLOGY:
Italian, present participle of allargare, to broaden : al-, to (from Latin ad-; see ad-) + largare, to broaden (from largo, broad, from Latin largus)


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