noun, plural ac·ciac·ca·tu·ras, ac·ciac·ca·tu·re [-toor-ey, -toor-ee; Italian -too-re]. /-ˈtʊər eɪ, -ˈtʊər i; Italian -ˈtu rɛ/. Music.
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Example sentences from the Web for acciaccatura
The acciaccatura (or short appoggiatura) is written like the appoggiatura except that it has a light stroke across its stem.
The appoggiatura is always accented, but the acciaccatura never is, the stress always falling on the melody tone.
In the second half of the first bar, the acciaccatura was never intended by the composer to be actually sung as printed.Style in Singing|W. E. Haslam