[bas-oh proh-fuhn-doh, -foo n-, pruh-, bah-soh]
- a singer with a bass voice of the lowest range.
Origin of basso profundo
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- (esp in operatic solo singing) a singer with a very deep bass voice
Italian, literally: deep bass
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